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Uninstall error - Toad for SQL Server 4.6 Freeware

When I’m trying to uninstall Toad for SQL Server 4.6 Freeware I’m getting the following message:
“Error 1316. A network error occurred while attempting to
read from the file: C:\Windows\Installer\Toad for SQL
Server Freeware.msi”

I found the msi is not there. But I need a way to uninstall the software.


this is a known issue, appears in some cases in OS/environment related…

Cause: For some reason the msi installer is missing from the installer directory
Solution 1. Try Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
Solution 2. Ask support for msi installer and manually remove the product
· copy the msi installer to C:\windows\installer, this is a hidden folder, you need to type the path in windows explorer to bring it up.

 ·run the following command**msiexec /x  C:\windows\installer\Toad.msi”**