Remove & Uninstall MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 without any difficulty.



MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 The world's first "Real-Time" e-mail scanner for the Microsoft Exchange Server

MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server, acts like a Content-Security and Anti-Virus Software between your Corporate Exchange Mail Server and the Internet. It has the world's first "real-time", e-mail Content-Security and Anti-Virus feature that analyzes e-mails before they are delivered to the clients or the servers on your network. Both SMTP and POP3 are supported. Technically, a new layer the MicroWorld WinSock Layer (MWL) is placed between the default WinSock2 and the applications. MWL analyzes traffic that flows between the Microsoft Exchange Server and the Internet. Besides providing Anti-Virus and Content-Scanning features, MailScan also has a Generic Attachment Analyzer, automatic compression/decompression feature, a comprehensive notification Engine, etc. MailScan uses the eScan Content-Security and Anti-Virus solution to scan all e-mails. Incoming and outgoing e-mails are scanned and cleaned and their contents checked before your e-mail server processes them. All MailScan processes are multi-threaded. This ensures that all e-mails are parallely processed. All types of attachments are handled by MailScan, including MIME and UUEncoded. Other types supported are: RFC822 attachments, Embedded e-mails, Multipart-Mixed and Multipart-Digest types. USPs of MailScan are: 1. No port settings or changes need to be done inside Microsoft Exchange Server. 2. Dedicated gateway machine not needed for using MailScan. 3. MailScan works along with MS Exchange on the same machine. 4. Unlike other products, you will NOT lose any of the SMTP functionality's given by MS Exchange. Support 24 X 7 FREE ONLINE SUPPORT.

The world's first "Real-Time" e-mail scanner for the Microsoft Exchange Server


However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5. 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 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:

  • MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 does not work as good as you thought.
  • MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 can not be uninstalled
  • MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
  • 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 (or MicroWorld Technologies Inc.) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Manually Uninstall MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 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 MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5, 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\MicroWorld Technologies Inc.\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MicroWorld Technologies Inc.\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\MicroWorld Technologies Inc.\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\MicroWorld Technologies Inc.\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\MicroWorld Technologies Inc.\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove MailScan 5 for Microsoft Exchange Server because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.