Password Reset for Trend Micro

Password Reset for Trend Micro

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Cases where we have forgotten our Trend Micro products password at the same time , we could no longer retrieve the password via email, we should just uninstall and reinstall the program for the account not to request for the password of the program.



Normal uninstallation of the program in rare cases might fail. This could be due to the corruption of the program itself. Follow the steps below to be able to uninstall the program properly.
  • Make sure to boot to safemode with networking.
  • Booting to safemode link
  • Open the registry
  • Below are helpful links on how to use Regedit:
    Microsoft Support Link1
    Microsoft Support Link2
  • Go to
  • Change the value of "AllowUninstall" to 1
  • Try uninstall again - It should not ask for password, just uninstall.
  • Reinstall the software.


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Article ID: SLN137472

Last Date Modified: 07/05/2012 12:00 AM

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