N/APosted on - 04/15/2012
I'm planning to reinstall my current AVG applet since it's not working properly any longer, but I'm unable to find it anywhere in my computer. Everytime I try to reinstall the applet, my computer says it's still there. How do I fix this?
How to re-install the AVG applet
Based on what you had mentioned, you might need to clean uninstall your "AVG Applet". Since your unable to locate in in your computer I would suggest downloading a third party software that would allow you to look for the applet and completely uninstall it.
You can try some of these to fully uninstall the applet.
Piriform CCleaner – this a small application that has many uses. This software can clean your computer for unused files to free up space. It can also run a registry scan to fix registry problems for you. And finally we can use this to do a clean uninstall.
Steps to uninstall a program using CCleaner:
Once installed, launch CCleaner then click on "Tools" on the left side.
Look and select the "AVG Applet"
Click "Run Uninstaller"
Continue with uninstallation process.
Revo Uninstaller – another software that you can use to remove an unwanted program off your computer
To download and install Revo Uninstaller, you can simply follow this tutorial:
After you had successfully uninstall the applet, I would suggest restarting your computer. Then try to reinstall the AVG Applet again.