Remove & Uninstall Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 without any difficulty.

Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 Perl Dev Kit creates and deploys professional Perl applications.

The Perl Dev Kit (PDK) provides essential tools for Perl programmers, making it simple to build and deploy applications. PDK features application builders for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris and AIX; plus a suite of tools to speed development time and improve code quality. PDK includes the complete suite of tools for creating and deploying Perl applications. Graphical user interfaces for all application builders make creating executables fast and easy, with visual guides to a wealth of build options. The comprehensive feature set includes PerlApp, Coverage Analyzer, Filter Builder, VBScript Converter, Graphical Debugger, PerlMSI, PerlCtrl, PerlNET, PerlSvc and PerlTray.

Perl Dev Kit creates and deploys professional Perl applications.

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2. 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 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:

  • Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 can not be uninstalled
  • Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2
  • 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 (or ActiveState Software Inc.) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2
Manually Uninstall Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2 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 Perl Dev Kit (Windows) 8.2, 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\ActiveState Software Inc.\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ActiveState Software Inc.\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\ActiveState Software Inc.\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\ActiveState Software Inc.\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\ActiveState Software Inc.\.

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