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Microsoft KB Archive/174320

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Error Message Uninstalling SideWinder Game Device Software

ID: Q174320

The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft SideWinder Game Device software version 2.0


When you uninstall the SideWinder Game Device software, you may receive one of the following error messages:

  • Microsoft SideWinder Game Device Software 2.0 Uninstall can't continue. Please close SideWinder Profile Activator, then restart Microsoft SideWinder Game Device Software 2.0 Uninstall.
  • Setup can't continue. Please close the Gaming Device Profiler, then restart Setup.


This behavior can occur if either SideWinder Profile Activator or SideWinder Profile Editor is running.


To resolve this behavior, quit SideWinder Profile Activator and SideWinder Profile Editor, and then try to uninstall again.

Additional query words: remove gamepad joystick

Keywords : kberrmsg kbsetup sidewinder
Version : WINDOWS:2.0
Platform : WINDOWS
Issue type :
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Last Reviewed: August 9, 1999
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