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Cannot find a program that says it is installed

Q: Cannot find a program that says it is installed

I am running Windows 7 64-bit. I am supposed to have AVG Internet Security 2011 installed on my computer. When I boot up, the User Account Control asks if I want to allow AVG to run. It says it's installed on my hdd. I say yes. When I go into the hdd, I cannot find AVG anywhere except in the folder Program Files(x86). And the actual executable is not in there, just a few odd files. I have a feeling that the installation might have been interrupted, but every time I try to continue or reinstall it nothing happens after the file extraction hits 100%. It is not in the control panel applications, and when I search for it, nothings shows in the results. I don't know what other information might be pertinent. I am tired, and I have been working at this for a while now.

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A: Cannot find a program that says it is installed

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Clicking yes to unknown downloads is a very risky practice at the least. My search for G-Spy turned up some kind of cam recording software.
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A:Can't run installed program within Program Files (x86)

When you were installing the Program did you do so in the Programs File Folder? The Program that is not portable would not normally work by installing it elsewhere and moving it to another location later.
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A:Find date I installed?

Hi Kjw, welcome to the Ten Forums.

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A:Find date I installed?

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What software?

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A:I successfully installed 2 programs yet can't find them anywhere.

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I say this only half facetiously.

Ditch Windows Live Mail due to the ridiculousness you are experiencing. It's enmeshed in the whole Windows Live morass that I doubt your elderly friend needs.

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Hello and welcome.

is ie8 running on the computer now?

Please go Here (Click on the Blue link) and download a fresh version of Internet Explore 8.

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Quote: Originally Posted by Alselius

Windwos did not show any network connections in the network connections window. I tried everything that I could find online but nothing worked. As a last resort I decided to reinstall the driver for my Intel 82566DC-2 Gigabit network connection. I uninstalled the old driver and then installed the latest drivers but now I get code 31 (cannot find the driver software) in device manager and the connection doesn't work. I'd really appreciate any help

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