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Can't override libpng15 with newer install

linux,uninstall,yum,libpng
I've downloaded and installed libpng from http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html, which is version 1.6.16, following their simple instructions: ./configure ./make check sudo ./make install It runs with everything successful, and says it's been installed. However, after doing this I still read: $ libpng-config --cflags --ldflags -I~/anaconda/include/libpng15 -L~/anaconda/lib -lpng15 This is breaking other builds...

MSIEXEC uninstall application using GUID with GUI wizard, but no user interaction

windows-installer,guid,uninstall,msiexec,uninstaller
i know how to uninstall MSI package using msiexec by guid: msiexec /i {ProductCode} This brings up the uninstall wizard of the application and the user has to click next next next.....finish. i want the uninstall wizard to be shown as normal, but the user should not click next next...

Prevent Removing Installed Files if they Have Been Changed NSIS

install,nsis,uninstall
I have a fully functioning NSIS installer and it works great. However, I have just been asked if I could amend the installer so that if any file I install is changed, it is not removed by the uninstaller. At first glance there is no obvious solution apart from writing...

How to uninstall Xcode 6 and remove all related files

xcode,uninstall
I need to completely reinstall Xcode 6 and remove all the files and settings with it. I know that it is uninstalled so that you go to mission control, long click on it and then click on the X button, like on iPhone. I also know that you can drag...

What condition do I have to specify to run installation sequence during install and uninstall too?

installation,windows-installer,condition,installshield,uninstall
I'd like to use ScheduleReboot Install sequence to run on install and uninstall too. (In Installshield) What condition do I have to specify for that?...

Programatically Uninstall a Software using c#

c#,uninstall
I want to uninstall a software by using my code, i have already tried wmic approach to perform uninstallation but it can't able to find my Software in the system. Is it possible to uninstall without using msi file or any setup file.I found this code but it doesn't work---...

DNN module uninstall how to remove settings from web.config

web-config,settings,dotnetnuke,manifest,uninstall
I have a DNN manifest file with this: <configuration> <nodes> <node path="/configuration/appSettings" action="update" key="key" collision="overwrite"> <add key="LocalCurrencyCode" value="ARS"/> </node> and for uninstall I have this: <uninstall> <configuration> <nodes> <node path="/configuration/appsettings/add[@name='LocalCurrencyCode']" action="remove" /> However, when I uninstall the module the setting is not removed from web.config. Can anyone see what I...

Creating folder in the application directory

android,file,uninstall
i have used getFilesDir() to create a folder in the application directory, it gives the path of the applicatoin directory as follows /data/data/{my application package}/files but when i use it to create a new folder using File folder = new File(getFilesDir() + "/MyFolder"); if (!folder.exists()) { folder.mkdir(); } i don't...

How can I wait for an application launched by another application launched by my application Qt/C++

c++,windows,qt,uninstall
I'm creating a Windows Add/Remove Programs application in Qt 5.4 and I'm becaming crazy to solve a little "puzzle": My application (APP_0) runs another application (APP_1) and waits for this APP_1 until it terminates. APP_1 is an uninstaller (i.e. uninstall.exe) and I've not the source code of the APP_1, just...

Is there an intent for uninstallation of an app for ALL users?

android,android-intent,android-5.0-lollipop,uninstall,multiuser
Background The normal way to call for the uninstallation an app is simply by using the "ACTION_DELETE" intent : startActivity(new Intent(Intent.ACTION_DELETE, Uri.parse("package:" +packageName))); The problem starting with some Android version (don't remember which) , apps can be installed for multiple users on the same device. This means there is a...

NodeJs npm WARN uninstall not installed in $HOME/node_modules

linux,node.js,module,npm,uninstall
I have NodeJs module installed on /usr/lib/node_modules/ If i want to uninstall: $ npm remove <module> I get this error message: npm WARN uninstall not installed in /home/<user>/node_modules: "<module>" OS: Manjaro Linux / 0.8.13rc1 / Ascella / XFCE Thanks!...

How to uninstall Umbraco 7

nuget,uninstall,umbraco7
I installed Umbraco 7.2.2. from the latest nuget package. However, annoyingly I just clicked install from the initial install wizard, as shown below. Unknowingly it wouldnt ask me for the DB connections. So my question is. Is there a clean way to revert the installation and start again. Or am...

How can I get rid of a “zombie” MSI entry in “Programs and Features”?

command-line,windows-installer,uninstall,msiexec
In Win7, an old version of Acrobat XI is still showing, but there is no matching MSI file for it to execute, so it can't "uninstall" and I can't delete the entry because MS makes it intentionally difficult. Normally such things just pile up over time. But Acrobat insists on...

Make NPM remove module deleted from package.json, ie reflect the state of package.json

node.js,module,npm,uninstall,package.json
If I remove a dependency in package.json, is there a command I can run to make NPM delete it from the node_modules directory? I know I can delete it from NPM directly with npm uninstall <module> --save But I think it would be easier if I could just remove the...

Unload addin .xla when uninstall Excel interop add-in

excel,interop,action,add-in,uninstall
I have an Excel interop module A (that display on the menu bar) which in turn load another Excel add-in B.xla when Excel is loaded. A is installed into Excel by an msi installer. B.xla is charged via AddIn addin = excelApp.AddIns.Add(xlaFile); if (!addin.Installed) addin.Installed = true; When I uninstall...