Remove & Uninstall Family Tree Builder Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Family Tree Builder 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 Family Tree Builder without any difficulty.

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Family Tree Builder 3.0 is a brand new, free and original program for amateur and professional genealogy fans. Packing the most innovative features developed for genealogy in the past decade, such as Smart Matching Technology, Smart Research, Face Recognition and Online Family Tree Publishing, it is highly intuitive and a pleasure to use. Create your family tree easily or import GEDCOM, print great charts and reports. Supports 34 languages.

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However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Family Tree Builder 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 Family Tree Builder 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:

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

Causes of the above problems :

  • Family Tree Builder does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Family Tree Builder can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Family Tree Builder
  • 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 Family Tree Builder 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 Family Tree Builder (or MyHeritage Ltd.) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
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Manually Uninstall Family Tree Builder 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 Family Tree Builder 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 Family Tree Builder, 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\MyHeritage Ltd.\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MyHeritage Ltd.\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\MyHeritage Ltd.\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\MyHeritage Ltd.\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\MyHeritage Ltd.\.

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