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Status: WontFix
Owner: ----
Closed: Jun 2009
EstimatedDays: ----
NextAction: ----
OS: Windows
Pri: 2
Type: Bug

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System-level Chrome shortcut remains on Quick launch bar on uninstall

Reported by, May 20 2009

Issue description

For system-level install, on uninstalling Chrome, quick launch shortcut gets 
removed from the actual location but the icon still remains on the quick 
launch bar. This doesn't happen for user-level Chrome. I'm not sure if this 
is caching issue or something else. My concern is why this happens only for 
system-level Chrome.

This happens on Win7 Admin account.
Labels: -OS-All OS-Windows
For such bugs can you please attach verbose logs from the uninstaller? It could be 
simply a caching issue. Did you try rebooting?

IIRC these shortcuts exist in this location %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick 
Launch. Can you check if Chrome actually leaves this shortcut behind?
The shortcut gets removed from %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch but 
the icon still exists on Quick Launch bar. 
This was happening for only system-level and user-level was fine.
Status: WontFix
I am going to call it a caching issue then. The icon should go away after a while.

Feel free to reopen if you disagree.
Labels: -Area-Installer Area-Internals Internals-Install
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Comment 6 by, Oct 12 2012

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Comment 7 by, Mar 10 2013

Labels: -Area-Internals -Internals-Install Cr-Internals-Install Cr-Internals
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Comment 8 by, Apr 5 2013

Labels: -Cr-Internals-Install Cr-Internals-Installer

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