Remove & Uninstall Active Directory Janitor Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Active Directory Janitor 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 Active Directory Janitor without any difficulty.

Active Directory Janitor Active Directory Janitor Find, move or delete old Active Directory computer and user accounts quick

When Active Directory has been in use for a while you will have a growing problem with outdated computer and user accounts that do not correspond to real physical computers or users anymore. With Active Directory Janitor you can search the entire network to easily identify these computer accounts. You can then decide, from a number of criteria, which ones that are outdated and finally move, delete or disable them. The result is a nice, clean and accurate Active Directory once again. Features: Easy to use standard Windows graphical interface. Choose among 35 properties (18 NEW properties in 2.0) when scanning your network environment. Pick user (NEW in 2.0) or computer accounts to scan in three different ways: Manually, from Active Directory and import. Delete, disable, move (NEW in 2.0) and enable Active Directory accounts in seconds. Export all or part of your scan results. Identify user accounts with high security risk (NEW in 2.0). For the non-replicated account properties all domain controllers will be contacted and the most recent value will be used.

Find, move or delete old Active Directory computer and user accounts quick

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

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

Causes of the above problems :

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

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