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Re: Uninstall Mathematica v4

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  • Subject: [mg63225] Re: [mg63202] Uninstall Mathematica v4
  • From: "Lea Rebanks" <lrebanks at>
  • Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 07:01:43 -0500 (EST)
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Dear yehdua,
Many thanks for your attention & help. Everything working OK now. 
Best Regards
Lea Rebanks
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From: bsyehuda at [mailto:bsyehuda at] 
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Subject: [mg63225] Re: [mg63202] Uninstall Mathematica v4
since you didn't mention specifically I assume that you are working on
Assuming that, it seems that you have bad assignments in your registry
After uninstalling Mathematica you may use a commercial software that
take care of the registry file (system mechanic is a very good one). You
may also find other alternatves for that.
If you feel comfortable enough with editing the registry file yourself,
delete all occurences of Mathematica in the registry file.
Only after that re-install Mathematica.
Good luck
On 12/18/05, Lea Rebanks <lrebanks at> wrote:

Hi all,

I am using Mathematica v4 & having had some recent unrelated computer
problems I needed to delete Mathematica then re-install. However, I have
obviously done something wrong because the newly re-installed version is

a shell what was before. IE no Mathematica Book, Practical guide, etc...

I have tried various uninstall programs, but the fault is still there.
Therefore my question:- Is there a way of removing all traces of the 
previous install so I may make a fresh install of a fully working

Many thanks for your help & attention.

Lea Rebanks...

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