dcsimg
CodeGuru Home VC++ / MFC / C++ .NET / C# Visual Basic VB Forums Developer.com
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Remove Game executable

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    50

    Remove Game executable

    After using a third party software to strip down the Windows XP the games executables were left behind. I have returned the files that will allow me to use the add remove windows componets from the control panel but it does not display the games subcomponents in the details of the accessories. I just need to delete the executables (Freecell.exe) from the system directory but it just returns.

    Any recommendations?

  2. #2
    PeejAvery's Avatar
    PeejAvery is offline Super Moderator Power Poster
    Join Date
    May 2002
    Posts
    10,943

    Re: Remove Game executable

    For optional Windows components you remove those through the Add/Remove Programs (XP) or Programs and Features (Vista). However, why bother? They take up mere kilobytes. Deleting them is completely unnecessary and a waste of time. They affect performance in no way at all.
    If the post was helpful...Rate it! Remember to use [code] or [php] tags.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


Windows Mobile Development Center


Click Here to Expand Forum to Full Width




On-Demand Webinars (sponsored)