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Old 01-12-2009, 06:22 AM   #1
Jon N.
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problems uninstalling Google Earth

I followed the instructions to uninstalling Google Earth, but in my Applications>Internet, I have an icon that has no symbol, that says:

Failed to execute child process "/opt/google-earth//googleearth" (No such file or directory)

I want to remove this link in Internet. How?

Thanks in advance.

Jon N.
Old 01-12-2009, 07:39 AM   #2
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Try right clicking on "Applications" and choose "Edit menu".

If you installed GE from a package manager (such as apt), you probably have to remove the application from there.
Old 01-12-2009, 11:07 PM   #3
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Thanks, V0D

That worked, and I didn't have go into terminal to do it!

I installed it as a binary file, and it was stored in /Opt.

Way cool!

Take care.

Jon N.

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