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Old 04-29-2004, 06:24 AM   #1
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Uninstalling programs installed with WINE

If I have installed Photoshop 7 and mIRC on my linux box with wine,how can I remove them then ?

Old 04-29-2004, 08:31 AM   #2
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If the programs have an uninstaller, then I would use that. Should be just as effective as it was in windows. If they don't have an uninstaller, then just delete the directories that they were in...

Old 04-29-2004, 10:27 PM   #3
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type uninstall that should bring up add remove like in windows
Old 04-30-2004, 04:32 AM   #4
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you can delete there folders... not really recommended but ... I have always wanted to right click on a the folder "windows" and hit delete and watch as its destroys the contents of the
Old 04-30-2004, 07:44 AM   #5
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With WINE it really doesn't matter if you use the "official" uninstaller or not. You can just delete the Photoshop folder and that will be the end of it. The real Windows would complain, but Wine really won;t care.


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