Use Microsoft FIX IT !

Ever had a difficult program that could not be uninstalled from the “Program and Features” icon in the control panel?  Here is a trick from Microsoft.

Use “Microsoft Fix It”.  You can download this onto your computer and it does a great job of correcting or deleting these corrupted files.  See the instructions below if you need more help.

1. Open a browser at

2. Do not choose one of the top ICONS but rather choose “Install or Upgrade Software or Hardware”


3. Select the “Fix problems with programs that can’t be installed or uninstalled” and click Run Now


4. This will download Fix It to your computer.  Once the download is complete, run the install and accept the License Agreement.


5. Choose “Detect problems and let me apply the fixes for me”


Best of luck!