Having problems with your Symantec Norton AntiVirus 2005 for PC ?

Removing Symantec Im trying to remove Symantec from a PC. It was on there before therefore Im not able to get any information other than its Symantec version 8. There is no trace of it in All program, the software it not there, but when I install my new AV its detecting Symantec. Its actually in Add/Remove Programs but when I remove it, it says preparing to uninstall, but after a couple of seconds, it just disappeared. Tried stopping services, removing in registry files. to no avail. I have XP P


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To fix this issue you are required to download Norton Removal Tool ,once you run this aplication it will remove all registry entries and aplication from norton
Norton Removal Tool can be downloade from
http://download.cnet.com/1770-20_4-0.html?query=Norton+Removal+Tool&tag=srch&searchtype=downloads&filterName=platform%3DWindows&filter=platform%3DWindows

Thanks and regards
Try to download and install Norton removal tool from

http://service1.symantec.com/Support/tsgeninfo.nsf/docid/2005033108162039
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