Remove & Uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling DICOM Detective 1.12 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12 without any difficulty.

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However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling DICOM Detective 1.12. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like DICOM Detective 1.12 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • DICOM Detective 1.12 does not work as good as you thought.
  • DICOM Detective 1.12 can not be uninstalled
  • DICOM Detective 1.12 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • DICOM Detective 1.12 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after DICOM Detective 1.12 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • DICOM Detective 1.12 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of DICOM Detective 1.12 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with DICOM Detective 1.12
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate DICOM Detective 1.12 (or DICOM Tool) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12
Manually Uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search DICOM Detective 1.12 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall DICOM Detective 1.12, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DICOM Tool\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DICOM Tool\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\DICOM Tool\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\DICOM Tool\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\DICOM Tool\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove DICOM Detective because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.