Guide: Clean uninstall of DVDFab on Vista

This guide has been modified to reflect changes done to the registry by V6 which are in bold

Clean Uninstall of DVDFab Platinum / Gold and DVDFab 6 on Vista

1.) Uninstall DVDFab Platinum or Gold like you normally do.
2.) Click on Start open the your folder located on the top right side of the start menu.
3.) Open “Document” and delete both the “DVDFAB” folder and the “PCSETUP” folder
now close the Document folder.
4.) On the on the menu bar click on “Organize” and scroll down and select "Folder and
Search Options"and click on the “View” tab now scroll down and put a tick in the small
circle next to “Show hidden files and folders” and click “Apply” then “OK”.
5.) Now open the once hidden folder called “AppData” then open the “Roaming” folder
and delete the DVDFab folder .Now exit the Roaming folder then the AppData folder.
6.) On the on the menu bar click on “Organize” and scroll down and select "Folder and
Search Options"and click on the “View” tab now scroll down and put a tick in the small circle next to
“Hide files and folders” and click “Apply” then “OK”.
7.) Exit your folder and open the C: drive and click on Windows folder and click on “Prefetch”…
(Note)…You will get a message stating “You do not currently have permission to access this
folder” click the continue button and you will get another pop up message from “User Account
Control” click the continue button now scroll down and delete the entry foe DVDFab will look
something like "DVDFABPLATINUM.EXE-########.pf ( # ) are letters and numbers 8 in all, also
delete the PCSETUP.exe file.
8.) Run a registry cleaner

Please note step 9 is for those who knows how to use the registry editor do step 9 at your
own risk, I will not take any blame if you do any damage to your computer

9.) Open regedit and open the following key
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE >> Software
delete the DVDFab folder, now close the software folder and then the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE key
Now open the following key
HKEY_CURRENT USER >> Software
and delete the DVDFab folder, now close the software folder then the HKEY_CURRENT_USER key
Now open the following key
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
delete the DVDFab folder…(note)…you will have to go down the list very far to find the folder.
HKEY_USERS
The next section is for your account/accounts which are the longest set of numbers,
and the following should be found in the first account with the longest number set
DVDFab6
DVDFabDVD2DVD
DVDFabDVD2Mobile
(note)…you may have an entry for each option you have
look farther down the list you will also see
DVDFab6_auto_file
DVDFabDVD2DVD_auto_file
DVDFabDVD2Mobile_auto_file
(note)…you may have an entry for each option you have

Empty the recycle bin now reboot your system, if you are going to reinstall download a
new install package don’t use the one you already have it may be corrupt