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Uninstall/Reinstall

Aug 21, 2007 10:34 AM

Hi,
I have tried to uninstall my CF (which was included in the Studio 8 Suite) from my laptop and at some point may want to reinstall(at a later date). When I try to uninstall, the initial process of "closing windows services" continues forever and seemingly will not finish that initial process. I have waited hours...

Any ideas/advice??

I am running MS XP Pro

Rbavis
 
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    Aug 21, 2007 11:19 AM   in reply to Rbavis
    I havent' experienced that behavior myself, but you might want to manually stop the relevant CF services before beginning the uninstall.

    Start - Settings - Control panel - Administrative Tools - Services

    They'll be fairly clearly labelled. Right-click them and select "Stop."

    That might grease the wheels...
     
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    Aug 21, 2007 12:32 PM   in reply to Rbavis
    This is one way to uninstall CF,
    http://livedocs.adobe.com/coldfusion/8/htmldocs/help.html?content=inst allserver_10.html

    Else you can try and double click on "Uninstall Adobe ColdFusion 8.exe" present inside "C:\ColdFusion8\uninstall". Here "C:\ColdFusion8" is the ColdFusion installation drive.

    Thanks
     
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    Aug 21, 2007 11:30 PM   in reply to Rbavis
    Before you run uninstaller, first manually shutdown all CF services. Then try to uninstall.
     
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