How do you Uninstall the General Downloader ADD-ONS from Firefox? 2012-02-12 06:45:09
    • Staragox
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    I am using Firefox 3.6.10. I am very happy with that version of Firefox, and want to stick with that version. I had installed General Downloader under Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3. I then uninstalled it thru the control panel's "add or remove programs".

    However, BOTH the add-ons from General Downloader are still in Firefox and they will not uninstall. I go to the tools menu in Firefox, and click on add-ons. Then I click on General Crawler and click on Uninstall, then click on Restart Firefox, and it will NOT uninstall it. The same thing happens if I try to uninstall the General Downloader Plugin.

    Is there a way to manually uninstall or to manually delete these files. Can you explain to me, how to do that?
    • Azerius
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    • 2012-02-14 16:56:20
    It's very strange, we ll try to resolve this and pm for more info.
    • maxos
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    • 2012-03-01 11:33:14
    I have the same problem.. can't uninstall the 2 plugins!!
    • Hanuma
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    • 2012-03-31 13:38:32
    I'm also facing same problem. I just disabled them both...
    • Guest
    • 2013-08-07 17:37:43
    I cant uninstall it. Please help !!
    • Owl
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    • 2013-08-09 08:04:12
    Hi, it's strange. Try to install the latest version of the software from http://www.generaldownloader.com/ and then uninstall again. Let us know, if the problem still persists, ok?
    • Guest
    • 2013-08-11 16:34:26
    yaa its bs i cant get your shit out my computer im reporting this shit
    • Owl
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    • 2013-08-12 07:21:02
    Well, then simply remove it from Program files. Sorry for inconvenience and thanks for bug report.
    • Guest
    • 2013-08-31 00:53:00
    Tried uninstalling it in Program Files and that doesn't work either. It simply ignores the command. Seems like malware to me.
    • Owl
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    • 2013-09-02 07:55:02
    No, it's just some bug, probably. Have you finished General Downloader before deleting?
    • Guest
    • 2013-10-26 13:02:59
    this is crapware... i never installed this, yet somehow it got onto my computer, and into my browser. I've reported it as malware to mozilla.
    • Owl
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    • 2013-10-28 05:57:33
    GD is absolutely safe soft if you download it from our official website - http://www.generaldownloader.com/

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