How to manually clean up a broken Silverlight installation in Windows 8

If you are having trouble with installing, uninstalling or reinstalling Silverlight on your Windows 8 machine, then these steps will likely to help you to perform a clean uninstall of Silverlight from your Windows 8 machine: Steps to manually clean up a broken Silverlight installation in Windows 8: Download Fixit20104 msi from here: Close all…

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Fixing a Corrupted Silverlight Installation

Recently I have dealt with few cases where a Silverlight app keeps on crashing on few machines while it works fine on others regardless of browser versions.  As you can sense, this is likely a machine specific issue and something to do with the installed Silverlight runtime. The solution may seem easy, just uninstall via Control Panel…

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Internet Explorer continuously prompts for installing Silverlight when it is already installed

If you keep being prompted to install Silverlight when it is already installed, then you are at the right place (hopefully!). There can be different reasons for the failure. Here I am listing some of the most common causes and their corresponding solutions: IE Security Enhancement (This is applicable only for the Server version of…

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