Remove & Uninstall Folder Security 2.6 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Folder Security 2.6 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 Folder Security 2.6 without any difficulty.

Folder Security 2.6 Folder Security 2.6 Folder Security lets you prevent people from viewing your confidential documents

Folder Security is a software program designed to password-protect folders. It lets you prevent people from viewing, printing, or altering your confidential documents. Folders remain protected should your PC be rebooted into Windows Safe Mode or DOS. A nice feature is the ability to include a password hint. Choose something sensible and it will prompt you to remember your password, without giving it away to anybody else. This security software provides a simple and effective way to password-protect any type of documents including but not limited to .doc and .xls files. You can even password-protect Windows programs. It's a sound idea to protect your backup files so that your sensitive information does not end up in the wrong hands. Folder Security can protect folders located on USB external, removable, and network drives. It supports both FAT32 and NTFS drives.

Folder Security lets you prevent people from viewing your confidential documents

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Folder Security 2.6. 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 Folder Security 2.6 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:

  • Folder Security 2.6 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Folder Security 2.6 can not be uninstalled
  • Folder Security 2.6 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Folder Security 2.6 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Folder Security 2.6 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Folder Security 2.6 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Folder Security 2.6 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Folder Security 2.6
  • 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 Folder Security 2.6 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 Folder Security 2.6 (or Folder Security Software) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
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Manually Uninstall Folder Security 2.6 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 Folder Security 2.6 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 Folder Security 2.6, 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\Folder Security Software\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Folder Security Software\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Folder Security Software\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Folder Security Software\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Folder Security Software\.

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