Manually Removing Corel® Painter 11 from Systems Running, either Windows®Vista(64bit) or Windows® 7 (64bit)

Windows Vista or Windows 7 running (64bit) OS


STEP 1: To safely remove Corel Painter 11 without using the uninstaller. Please follow the steps below:

Log on to a user account with administrative privileges since "Limited" or "Power User" accounts won't let Corel software install, uninstall, or run properly.

Disable your anti-virus/spyware, and firewall during this clean re-installation procedure.

STEP 2: Manually delete Corel Painter 11 program folders from the hard drive.

Click Windows logo (Start) | All Programs | Accessories | Run | type Explorer and click OK.

Browse to X:\Program Files(x86)\Corel\Corel Painter 11 (X represents the drive where Corel Painter 11 had been installed). Highlight and delete the Painter11folder.


STEP 3: Manually delete the Corel User data directories.

Click Windows logo (Start) | All Programs | Accessories | Run | type %appdata%and click OK.

Browse to the Corel folder. Highlight and delete the "Painter 11" folder.

Click Windows logo (Start) | All Programs | Accessories | Run | type%allusersprofile%\corel\ and press Enter. Highlight and delete the "Corel Painter 11" folder.


STEP 4: Remove Corel Painter 11 registry keys from the Windows Registry.


WARNING: Editing the Windows Registry is NOT recommended for those unfamiliar with registry editing. Be sure to backup the registry prior to making any changes.

Click Windows logo (Start) | All Programs | Accessories | Run | type Regedit
Delete the following keys:




STEP 5: Please make sure you restart your System, so that the changes will take affect

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