Uninstalling the Native Client

Uninstalling the Native Client

How you uninstall the native client depends on your operating system.

Uninstall on Linux and Solaris

On Linux and Solaris, delete the NativeClient_Linux_architecture_xxxx_bNNNN product directory or the NativeClient_Solaris_architecture_xxxx_bNNNN product directory and all of its subdirectories.

Uninstall on Windows

Use the MSI installer graphical interface, its command-line interface, or the Windows Control Panel.

Uninstall from MSI Installer Graphical Interface

  1. Double-click the MSI file, then click Next in the Setup Wizard screen.
  2. In the following screen, click the Remove button.
  3. In the next screen, click the Remove button and then click Finish.

Uninstall from MSI Installer Command-Line

This is the MSI command-line syntax for a quiet uninstall:

msiexec /q /x Pivotal_GemFire_NativeClient_architecture_xxxx_bNNNN.msi
Table 1 lists common msiexec command-line options for use with Pivotal_GemFire_NativeClient_architecture_xxxx_bNNNN.msi, along with an explanation of their usage. For a list of all command-line options, enter msiexec/?.

The /x option uninstalls the product.

Uninstall from the Control Panel

  1. From the Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  2. Select Pivotal GemFire Native Client [32bit or 64bit] [x.x.x.x] (with the values appropriate for your installation.)
  3. Click the Remove button.