can not uninstall works

i have works 8 i think and run win xp home i do not have the installation cd because it was alredy installed on the laptop i have an error which is linked here

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/2442158/works.JPG

thanks in advance

 

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Last updated December 6, 2017 Views 1,338 Applies to:
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You can uninstall works completely by following steps mentioned below:

 

Delete the 'works' registry keys in the folder mentioned below :

Click on Start > All Programs > Accessories > Run > type

regedit

This will launch registry editor, delete the works key mentioned in the location below:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > MICROSOFT > WORKS

HKEY_CURRENT_USER > SOFTWARE > MICROSOFT > WORKS

 

 

Delete the 'works folder from the location folder mentioned below :

C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Microsoft\Works

 

NOTE: Ensure to backup the registry before making any changes.

Visit the link below for more information on registry back-up:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756

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