Microsoft Download Center Archive
Adware T.V. Media Removal Tool (KB 886590)
This tool will help to remove the adware T.V. Media from affected computers.
- This tool will help to remove the adware T.V. Media from affected computers. This adware interferes with successful installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2. T.V. Media is bundled with certain advertisement-supported applications such as Speed Blaster and Memory Meter. Users should uninstall these applications before running this tool and before installing Windows XP SP2.
Once the tool has run--after the End-User License Agreement (EULA) is accepted--it will let you know whether the adware is installed on your computer. If the adware is installed on your computer, the tool will remove the adware T.V. Media files on your computer.
This tool will not:
- Detect or remove any programs other than the adware T.V. Media
- Run on any version of Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, or Windows NT 4.0.
To run this tool, you must be logged on to your computer using an account with administrator privileges.
- Version 1.1- Released September 20, 2004. Detected and removed the adware T.V. Media
This download is no longer available on microsoft.com. The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.
Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP Service Pack 1
- Click the Download button in the upper right corner of this page to download the tool.
- Do one of the following:
- To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
- To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.