Remove & Uninstall OptiPerl 5.4 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling OptiPerl 5.4 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 OptiPerl 5.4 without any difficulty.

OptiPerl 5.4 OptiPerl 5.4 Visual environment - editor to debug, test and run CGI scripts in Perl, offline

OptiPerl 5 is fully integrated visual environment and editor for creating, testing, debugging and running perl and cgi scripts, directly or through associated html documents. It has a well designed user interface and many features. Features Include: - Offline editing of CGI Perl Scripts. - Complete emulation of a real server: scripts can be run indirectly from html documents, with OptiPerl's intenal server. However there is also excellent support if using an apache server. - Live preview of the scripts in the internal web browser as text or web document. - Feature packed editor with syntax highlighting and much user customization. - Completely integrated local remote debugging with live evaluation of expressions, watches, breakpoints, flow control. - Code explorer which is a navigational tool that lists elements in your script and can also do a perl pattern search. - Code librarian and code templates that can be shared with others. - Context-Sensitive Help on all of Perl's core and module documentation - Query editor to easily create Query's to be tested with a GET and POST method. - Pod extractor creates a tree list view of embedded or standalone pod info. - To do list that is associated with each script. - Version converter to handle non supported perl functions in windows. - Smart FTP uploader with a database of upload locations. - Project support and publishing. - Live RegExp Tester. - Source reformatter. - Many tools like Encoder, Perl Printer, Log Viewer, File Explorer and others! OptiPerl is used by professionals or amatures. - Professionals designing perl programs and cgi scripts use it. Save much time by quickly creating, debugging and testing all the ideas you have increasing productivity. - It is a great learning tool. You can use it to learn Perl and CGI programming in the comfort of a visual editor, without loss of time and money because of loading from dos or being for hours on-line.

Visual environment - editor to debug, test and run CGI scripts in Perl, offline

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling OptiPerl 5.4. 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 OptiPerl 5.4 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:

  • OptiPerl 5.4 does not work as good as you thought.
  • OptiPerl 5.4 can not be uninstalled
  • OptiPerl 5.4 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • OptiPerl 5.4 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after OptiPerl 5.4 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • OptiPerl 5.4 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of OptiPerl 5.4 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with OptiPerl 5.4
  • 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 OptiPerl 5.4 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 OptiPerl 5.4 (or Xarka Software) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall OptiPerl 5.4
Manually Uninstall OptiPerl 5.4 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 OptiPerl 5.4 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 OptiPerl 5.4, 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\Xarka Software\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Xarka Software\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Xarka Software\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Xarka Software\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Xarka Software\.

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