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Uninstalling PopTools

(1) To remove the add-in and the associated main menu entry from the Excel menu bar, click POPTOOLS/REMOVE ADD-IN.

(2) To completely remove the package and all associated files, follow step (1) and then quit Excel and go to the control panel, select ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS, then browse for POPTOOLS. An uninstallation icon is also installed on the START menu.

(3) If the PopTools menu does not disappear, right click the main Excel menu bar, choose "Customize", and then drag the PopTools menu from the main Excel menu bar.

Installed files: The setup program installs the following files, which may be removed by hand if the uninstallation process fails.

(1) RANDEVS.DLL in the system directory (usually WINDOWS\SYSTEM or WINNT\SYSTEM32)
(2) POPTOOLS.XLA in a directory chosen during installation. 
By default it is in the "Program files" directory under "PopTools"
(3) INSTALLATION.XLS in the directory selected during installation.
(4) Demonstration files in the directory selected during installation:
         Covariance.xls
         Eigenanalysis.xls
         Gtest.xls
         Jolly.xls
         Likelihood.xls
         Matrix projection.xls
         MatrixDecomp.xls
         MatrixProject.xls
         Numerical projection.xls
         Numerical projection2.xls
         NumericalProj.xls
         NumericalProjStoch.xls
         PBLR.xls
         PCA.xls
         Pollard.xls
         Projection matrix.xls
         Random_vars.xls
         Random_vars_adv.xls
         Resample.xls
         Sensitivity.xls
         SVD.xls 

Registry changes: There are two changes made to the Windows registry to make Excel aware of the existence of the PopTools add-in. A value {app}\PopTools.xla (where {app} specifies the location (path) of PopTools.xla) is added to the following two keys: