How do I completely remove Net Nanny and ContentProtect?

Net Nanny 6.5 • 21 October 2010

This article refers to an older version of this product.



Windows XP

Step 1

  • Click Start
  • Click on Settings
  • Open Control Panel
  • Open Add or Remove Programs.
  • Left click 'Content Protect'or 'Net Nanny' and click the 'change/remove' button.
  • Be sure to click 'yes to all'.
  • Restart your computer and the changes will take affect.

Step 2
  • Open My Computer
  • Click on Tools at the top
  • Click on Folder options
  • Open the View tab
  • Select the circle next to Show Hidden Files and Folders
  • Click Apply and then OK

    Delete the ContentWatch Folders from the following locations:

    c:program files
    c:documents and settingsall usersapplication data

Windows 7 or Vista

Step 1
  • Click Start
  • Click on Settings
  • Open Control Panel
  • Open Programs and Features
  • Left click 'Content Protect' or 'Net Nanny' and click the 'change/remove' button.
  • Be sure to click 'yes to all'.
  • Restart your computer and the changes will take affect.

Step 2

  • Open Computer and then click on the Alt key on the keyboard
  • Click on Tools at the top
  • Click on Folder options
  • Open the View tab
  • Select the circle next to Show Hidden Files and Folders
  • Click Apply and then OK

Delete the ContentWatch Folders from the following locations:

c:program files
c:programdata