Re: Uninstalling vs Removing

Subject: Re: Uninstalling vs Removing
From: Dana Worley <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 21 Mar 2012 10:16:04 -0600

If I remove software, I could go through the uh.. uninstall process, or I could simply delete files from my computer.

If I uninstall software, I remove the files, registry entries, desk top & start menu shortcuts, and most often, the directories from my computer. Uninstalling is a specific process.

I suggest using uninstall.

Dana W.

On 3/20/2012 12:28 PM, Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENS2.5-NA) wrote:

Hello All:

What is the preferred word to use when writing about taking software off a machine?

Thanks,
Megan



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Dana Worley
Product Manager, Software Products
Manager, Software Support Group
Campbell Scientific, Inc.


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