Forced Removal Of Canon Printing Suite Has Left PC Painfully Slow

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by muskyx1, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. muskyx1

    muskyx1 Member

    Apr 20, 2005
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    So I purchased a Canon MG6220 to replace a MG5220 that died. Both have different printing software that don't play well with each other. Had I known such incompatibility existed, I would have completely removed all previous software. After different combinations installs/reinstalls, my system is now painfully slow. Even firefox windows display "not responding" through simple surfing.

    It's such a mess that system restore won't work with any restore points before the printer software conflict. Also tried different registry repair programs without success. And yes, I scanned for malware/spyware/trojans etc using Avast, Malwarebytes and a range of spyware programs and nothing was detected.

    Any Software Suggestions would be appreciated.
  2. MichaelD

    MichaelD Lifer

    Jan 16, 2001
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    Try booting into Safe Mode (hit F8 as Windows is loading) and run a Driver Cleaner then. Also, Try Revo Uninstaller run in "aggressive mode" or whatever the strongest mode is.
  3. vailr

    vailr Diamond Member

    Oct 9, 1999
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