Remove & Uninstall SharePoint Column Protector Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling SharePoint Column Protector 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 SharePoint Column Protector without any difficulty.

SharePoint Column Protector SharePoint Column Protector Datapolis, SharePoint Column Protector (SCP).

SCP is a tool that extends standard SharePoint permission management capabilities. By default MOSS2007 / WSS 3.0 allows you to manage permissions per list element. Datapolis SharePoint Column Protector goes one level deeper and allows you to protect your data on per column basis. Permissions for columns are defined for each content type for any SharePoint list. Permissions are effective for both forms and list views.

Datapolis, SharePoint Column Protector (SCP).

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling SharePoint Column Protector 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 SharePoint Column Protector 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:

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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