Remove & Uninstall Link Advisor Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Link Advisor 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 Link Advisor without any difficulty.

Link Advisor Link Advisor Link Advisor -Scouts links in your Email, IM and Browser before you click them!

CallingID Link Advisor is a safe browsing solution that checks links in a browser, email and instant messenger before you follow them, encourages you to deal with reputable sites and to avoid questionable and fraud sites. When the mouse is placed over a link a risk assessment and the full details of the site owner are displayed, allowing you to evaluate the site before visiting it. If the site is assessed as high risk or its owner is not the one you expect, you can make an easy decision. Link Advisor warns you of links to sites that are known as phishing sites; are known users of malicious code; owned by illegitimate organizations; deceiving links (that lead to different sites than the ones displayed); sites that do not reasonable expose their owner. On the other hand if you see the organization you expect as the site owner and the risk status is ?verified? you are encouraged to follow the link. This is the only solution available in the market that brings back the trust in email as a reliable communication channel for business. Institutions can send links by email and customers can follow links and know that it is safe. Link Advisor is very simple, not intrusive and works automatically. Once installed you should just put mouse over a link for more than one second and see the advisor. If you need more details click on the advisor button to get detailed risk assessment. No overhead noticed. Does not require setting for each email client. Using CallingID users see a value beyond security - which is the entity behind the site they want to visit. Most people use Caller-ID on their phone to see who calls them (not for security) and decide if they want to answer. Now with CallingID they can see whom they will connect to on the Internet and decide if they want to visit the site before they click. If they see a site owned by a Nigerian company they may rethink before they click. On the other hand, if they see a reputable entity they will be encouraged to deal with it.

Link Advisor -Scouts links in your Email, IM and Browser before you click them!

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

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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