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Desktop Plugins: automatically clean up the registry entries before installing the newest version if any older version is already existing.
Build something into a new version of the installer which automatically cleans up the registry entries before installing the newest version if any older version is already existing.
REASON FOR CHANGE: Customer has had problems getting plugins to work on some client machines after upgrading from an older version. As a workaround, they found that uninstalling the old version, completely removing registry entries here: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\IBM\Social Connectors\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\IBM\Social Connectors\, and then installing the latest version works.
To save all that work however, customer is hoping for a new installer which will completely remove any bad registry entries when upgrading from the previous version.