Permanently Delete MySQL Service after uninstall

After uninstalling MySQL from my computer, I found that the service still remained.

Later on, I found that we can manually remove it.

To do it, follow these simple steps.

  1. Navigate to Start button -> All Programs -> Accessories ->Command Prompt. Right click on Command Prompt and select ‘Run as administrator’.

    Right click Command Prompt and click 'Run as administrator'
    Right click Command Prompt and click ‘Run as administrator’
  2. Type sc delete mysql and press Enter. Voila! The service is now removed.

Enable Administrator User Account in Windows 7

As a software developer, it is unavoidable that we sometimes need to enable Administrator user account in Windows 7 to modify some settings. But be reminded not to use this account as default because it’ll make you exposed to certain security threats.

Here’s a simple tutorial on how to enable Administrator user account in Windows 7.

  1. Navigate to Start button -> All Programs -> Accessories ->Command Prompt. Right click on Command Prompt and select ‘Run as administrator’.

    Navigate to Start button -> All Programs -> Accessories ->Command Prompt. Right click on Command Prompt and select 'Run as administrator'.

     

  2. Type “net user administrator /active:yes” and press Enter.
    Type 'net user administrator /active:yes' and press Enter
    Type ‘net user administrator /active:yes’ and press Enter

     

  3. When you switch user, you will be able to see an Administrator user account.

    When you switch user, you will be able to see an Administrator account
    When you switch user, you will be able to see an Administrator account

Remove ‘Congratulations! You have successfully installed your Zen Cartâ„¢ E-Commerce Solution.’ from Main Page

  1. Go to your cPanel and navigate to /includes/languages/english
  2. Select index.php and click ‘Code Editor’.

    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart - 1
    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart – 1
  3. Click ‘Edit’ when prompted.

    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart - 2
    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart – 2
  4. In the code, find HEADING_TITLE constant and modify the value as desired.

    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart - 3
    Remove Heading Title from Zen Cart – 3 (Click to Enlarge)
  5. Click ‘Save Changes’ when done.