Remove & Uninstall Outlook Backup Assistant Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Outlook Backup Assistant 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 Outlook Backup Assistant without any difficulty.

Outlook Backup Assistant Outlook Backup Assistant Outlook Backup Assistant backs up and protects all your important Outlook data

Outlook saves its data in different and hard to access locations of your Windows-System. The exact memory locations and formats differ from system to system basing on the Office and Windows version being used. A simple manual backup of all important Outlook data is hardly possible. Outlook Backup Assistant helps you to create a backup of all your important Outlook data by collecting all data available in your system and organising them. During the backup process you are lead step by step to each level of the backup, till completion. All data that have been chosen for backup are collected together in a common backup file. All data in this file are compressed and stored in a ZIP file format. Instead of executing many different files, now there is only one space saving ZIP file to be executed for backup. With the help of Outlook Backup Assistant, you can protect and backup, the following Outlook data: - PST data files, E-mail accounts, Contacts, Tasks and Notes - OST Exchange Offline folder - Business Contact Manager Databank - Program settings - Settings of Outlook Symbol- and the Menu task bar - E-mail Accounts - Signatures - Categories - Forms - Internet Explorer Favourites - Data transmission settings - Windows Address Book - Navigation bar settings - and much more. For protecting and securing your backup data, the backup files can be verified for errors and when required can be encrypted with a password.The backup files can easily be opened by double clicking on the files.On opening, all contents are displayed in the File viewer. Restoration of data can be carried out as simply and comfortably as a data backup.

Outlook Backup Assistant backs up and protects all your important Outlook data

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

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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