Add/Remove Programs in Windows® Vista®
Find out about add or remove programs function in Windows Vista system.
If you open Add or Remove program in Windows Vista operating system, you can get a list, which contains all installed programs in your system. With this utility you can easily install or uninstall to and from your system. It is the simplest way to uninstall a program. To install a program Add or Remove program utility, provide Windows updates and CD or Floppy option. Windows Updates option can help to install updates for your Windows Operating System. CD or Floppy option helps to install any application program in your system. Before choosing this option you need to insert the CD or Floppy, which contains the set-up file for the application program. In order to uninstall any programs you need to choose the program and select the Uninstall or Remove button in the left side.
Given below are the points to keep in mind while installing or uninstalling programs from Windows Vista system:
- Fix malware issues
- Check compatibility
- Check system requirements
Fix malware issues
Before installing any program you need to fix malware, spyware or adware infection. Otherwise newly installed program may be corrupted by the malicious software. So, you can get bad or faulty system performance. To fix malware infection you need to install antimalware program or antispyware program or antivirus program in your system. Also whole system scanning helps to remove malware from your system.
Before installing any program you need to check its compatibility. Some application programs may be designed to run on specific operating system. If you install a program without checking its compatibility you may face incompatibility error messages.
System requirements imply the RAM and hard disk space to run and install specific program, processor to run the program, supported operating system and more. If you install programs without meeting its system requirements you may face installation problem. Also, you need to properly connect the basic hardware component like keyboard, mouse, monitor and more.