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Title: How do I uninstall FlipShare from my computer?

Article ID: 14

This article will show you how to uninstall FlipShare from your computer.  Whenever you encounter a serious problem in launching FlipShare, you may uninstall and then reinstall it.  To know more about installing FlipShare, click here.

NOTE:  Before you uninstall FlipShare, make sure to save a backup of your videos.  For instructions, click here.

Windows Vista / Windows 7
Windows XP
Mac OS

NOTE:  Your Flip video camera does not have to be connected to the USB port of your computer during this procedure.

Windows Vista/Windows 7

Step 1:
Click the Pearl  button then select Control Panel.

 

Step 2:
Double-click Programs and Features.

Step 3:
Select FlipShare from the list of currently installed programs and click on the Uninstall button at the upper area of the window.

NOTE:  If the FlipShare software is not listed in the Programs and Features list, you may need to check your computer’s registry.  For further assistance, refer to Microsoft’s support site.

NOTE:  If the User Account Control window prompts you to Allow or Cancel the uninstallation program, click Allow.  

 Windows will configure FlipShare and once it's done, the software will then be removed from the list of installed programs.   

 

Windows XP

Step 1:
Click  then select Control Panel.

Step 2:
Double-click Add or Remove Programs.

Step 3:
Select FlipShare from the list of Currently installed programs and click Remove.  Click Yes to confirm.

NOTE:  If the FlipShare software is not listed in Add/Remove Programs list, you may need to check your computer’s registry.  For further assistance, refer to Microsoft’s support site.



 

FlipShare will then be removed from the list of installed programs.

 

Mac OS

Step 1:
Double-click the Macintosh HD icon.

Step 2:     
Click Applications.

Step 3:
Locate and drag the FlipShare icon into Trash.

 

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