Remove & Uninstall METARs Downloader Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling METARs Downloader 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 METARs Downloader without any difficulty.

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METARs Downloader accesses METAR weather data for over 7,000 locations worldwide, the data retrieved can be used in several ways, as an overlay for a web cam, uploaded in a text file or as .gif images to be included on a page on the Internet, and, or to create charts showing Temperature, Dew Point, Heat Index, Visibility, Barometer, Wind, Wind Direction, Sky, Ceiling and Humidity readings which can be uploaded to be included in a page on the Internet. The program is a handy tool for anyone interested in watching weather trends for sites around the world or in their own back yard. Add extra information to your web site or web cam with this software. Also fishermen and hunters can benefit by knowing where the temperature and barometer is headed. These are just a few uses for METARs Downloader. Updating the Metar data and your site is easy, just set the scheduler for how often you want the update, uploads done, every 30 to 360 minutes, and METARs Downloader does the rest.

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

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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