Remove & Uninstall PowerSearch Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling PowerSearch 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 PowerSearch without any difficulty.

PowerSearch PowerSearch Search files for one or more search terms

Search files for one or more search terms at the same time via a very friendly interface. Optionally search subfolders too! Just point to the folder you want to search, provide a list of search terms, then select SEARCH. Results of your most recent search are saved to a file called FOUND.TXT. If you want to view, edit, or save it as another name, you can do so after the search process is complete, or you can select View Last Search Results.

Search files for one or more search terms

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

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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