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EBURGER Windows Security Utility
Windows Script (Host) Uninstaller
 
 
EBURGER Windows Security Utility

Last Updated: May 24 '02

EBURGER is a menu-driven batch file utility that allows you to disable, re-enable, or otherwise configure the following aspects of Windows:

  • NetBIOS Over TCP/IP (File & Printer Sharing)
  • Microsoft DCOM
  • Microsoft Jet security
  • Microsoft Windows Script
  • BHO's (Browser Helper Objects)
  • HOSTS file

There is an extensive ReadMe.txt included. Please take the time to read over (or at least peruse) this document before you dive in.

Compatibility:

EBURGER works on:

  • Windows 9x (95, 98, 98SE, ME)
  • Windows NT 4.0 & Windows 2000

Please note that there are several limitations on the use of EBURGER with Windows ME and Windows 2000. See ReadMe.txt for more information.

There are also several pre-requisites for using all the options of EBURGER, all of them are detailed in the ReadMe.txt.

Installation & Use:

Download one of the following files from the Download section below:

  • EBURGER.EXE is a self-extracting .ZIP file, which you can double-click on to extract the files inside (default dir is C:\EBURGER).
  • EBURGER.ZIP requires that you have an "zip/unzip" program like WinZip, 7-Zip, or PowerArchiver to extract the files.

As always, whenever you make extensive changes to your Registry, you should BACK UP YOUR REGISTRY FIRST.

For information on installing and using EBURGER, consult ReadMe.txt. To view ReadMe.txt online, click HERE.

Updates:

On May 24, 2002, EBURGER was updated. To view a summary of the updates made to EBURGER, click HERE.

Download:

EBURGER.EXE Free! 121 KB PGP signature
EBURGER.ZIP  Free! 83 KB PGP signature

These files have been signed with with my 4096/1024 DH/DSS PGP key. You can get it and my other PGP keys HERE.

The PGP signature files are digital signatures that PGP users can use to verify the integrity and origin of the download packages. If you're not a PGP user, you don't have to download the PGP signature files (or my PGP public keys) in order to use the utilities that I make available. If you're interested in learning more about PGP, check some of the links on THIS page.

This program is Free! Please read this License & Disclaimer.

Last Updated: May 24 '02


 
Windows Script (Host) Uninstaller

Last Updated: Apr 28 '01

The Windows Script (Host) Uninstaller is a batch file utility that will uninstall any version of Windows Script, sometimes known as the Windows Scripting Host. It will uninstall Windows Script (Host) no matter the original source of the installation...

  • Windows Script 5.6 (from microsoft.com)
  • Windows Script 5.5 (from microsoft.com)
  • Windows Script 5.1 (from microsoft.com)
  • Windows Script 5.0 (from microsoft.com)
  • Visual Basic Scripting Support (any version of IE 5)
  • Windows Scripting Host 2.0 beta
  • Windows Scripting Host 1.0 (Windows 98 SE)
  • Windows Scripting Host 1.0 (Windows 98)
  • Windows Scripting Host 1.0

Compatibility:

The Windows Script (Host) Uninstaller can uninstall Windows Script (Host) from the following versions of Windows:

  • Windows 98SE
  • Windows 98 (original or SR1)
  • Windows 95 (any version)
  • Windows NT 4.0 (any service pack level)

This batch file will NOT uninstall Windows Script (Host) from Windows ME or Windows 2000 due to the System File Protection scheme that these versions of Windows employ.

Installation & Use:

Download one of the following files from the Download section below:

  • WSH-UN.EXE is a self-extracting .ZIP file, which you can double-click on to extract the files inside (default dir is C:\WSH-UN).
  • WSH-UN.ZIP requires that you have an "zip/unzip" program like WinZip, 7-Zip, or PowerArchiver to extract the files.

As always, whenever you make extensive changes to your Registry, you should back up your registry first.

For information on installing and using Windows Script (Host) Uninstaller, consult ReadMe.txt. To view ReadMe.txt online, click HERE.

Download:

WSH-UN.EXE Free! 66 KB PGP signature
WSH-UN.ZIP  Free! 28 KB PGP signature

These files have been signed with with my 4096/1024 DH/DSS PGP key. You can get it and my other PGP keys HERE.

The PGP signature files are digital signatures that PGP users can use to verify the integrity and origin of the download packages. If you're not a PGP user, you don't have to download the PGP signature files (or my PGP public keys) in order to use the utilities that I make available. If you're interested in learning more about PGP, check some of the links on THIS page.

This program is Free! Please read this License & Disclaimer.

Last Updated: Apr 28 '01


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