If you still have some files remaining after uninstalling a program using Add / Remove Programs in XP, for example, the uninstalled the program still appear in your control panel. This trick can help you to remove these files.
Warning: This trick can not uninstall software, but only withdraw it from the Add/Remove Programs list. To do this use the Windows uninstall or use specialized software as shown here
Remove Files After Uninstalling Programe
To remove the entry you must go in the registry:
Beforehand, make up a backup of the registy
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- Install CCleaner.
- Run it. Go to Tools then Uninstall Programs.
- Select the line you want to delete then right-click on the Clear Entry