Microsoft Office 2010 removal tool
In our website, you have learnt about why and how the Microsoft Office 2010 is the best productivity suite to help you complete all tasks ranging from creating word based documents to publishing professional-level presentations. Besides learning the advantages that you could explore with the Microsoft Office 2010 applications, you have also learnt how you could customize the various features available in the suite. To complete the cycle, we will now tell you how you could remove the Microsoft Office 2010 suite in case you wanted to upgrade the suite or wanted to uninstall it because it had become corrupt.
For the uninitiated, the Microsoft Office 2010 suite can be removed (uninstalled) from your Windows-based PC using any of the below mentioned tools or methods:
- Uninstall using Control Panel
- Uninstall the Manual way
- Uninstall using the Microsoft Fix It removal tool
While the first two will let you remove the suite using manual means the next two are Microsoft Office 2010 removal tools that let you complete the task in a jiffy and even a user with basic software install/ uninstall knowledge will be able to successfully do it.
To know how you can uninstall using the Control Panel, you may read the article here.
To do it the Manual way, follow the steps mentioned below. Although you may do it the manual way, please note that this may be complicated for you and if you have more than just the basic software knowledge, it will only help.
Before you start the un-installation process, remember to backup the registry as you may need it after the process is over. You will also have to view hidden files and folders and furthermore login to the PC as system administrator. Once these are settled, you can start to uninstall Microsoft Office 2010. To do it,
- Remove Windows Installer packages of Microsoft Office 2010 by uninstalling the .msi file in each application
- Stop the Office Source Engine service by accessing it from the Run command
- Remove Microsoft Office 2010 installation folders and also files
- Remove the registry sub-keys of the Microsoft Office 2010 system
You will also be required to ‘Restart’ the PC, once the above is done. It is again worth mentioning here that the above mentioned steps need technical knowhow. Do not attempt to implement the steps unless you are sure of what you are doing. For professional assistance, dial our toll free number and speak to an iYogi tech expert who can do it for you. Our technicians are trained to install and uninstall software and can help you uninstall Microsoft Office 2010 in no time.
As has been mentioned above, you can also remove Microsoft Office 2010 by using tools. To know how you could do it, read on…
If you would like to uninstall Microsoft Office 2010 using the removal tool Microsoft Fix It, you will have to download the same on your PC. You can save the setup file of the tool on your PC, a CD, or on a flash drive. When you will run the file, the utility will start the removal process and at the end of the process, you can restart the PC for the changes to take effect.
In addition to the above, there are other third-party Microsoft Office 2010 removal tools also available. However, the authenticity and the efficiency of these tools cannot be guaranteed, and you can use them at your own risk.