Note: This document is also applicable for Patch Manager Plus, Vulnerability Manager Plus and Browser Security Plus.
This document describes the procedure to uninstall agents installed in the remote office computers manually. When you no longer wish to manage a remote office computer, it is recommended to remove the agents from those computers before removing the computers from the Scope of Management (SoM) page. To know more about uninstalling agents in client computers, click here.
Unlike computers in the same LAN where Desktop Central Server is installed, the agents in the computers in the remote location that are spread across WAN cannot be uninstalled directly from the Desktop Central Server. Similar to installing them manually, it also have to be uninstalled manually from the remote computers.
Manually Remove from Individual Computers
Using PsExec Utility to Remove from Multiple Computers
You can use the PsExec utility to execute the agent uninstallation script in multiple computers within the same office. If you have multiple remote offices added in Desktop Central, you need to perform these steps in each of the remote offices.
C:\for /f %f in (c:\computernames.txt) do psexec \\%f -u <domain>\administrator -p <password> CSCRIPT \\MyServer\MyShare\UnInstallAgent.vbs where,computernames.txt contains a list of computers from where the agent has to be uninstalled, which has to be specified with its complete path
Applies to: Desktop Central Uninstallation, Vulnerability Manager Plus agent uninstallation, Patch Manager Plus agent uninstallation, Browser Security Plus, Agent Uninstallation, Remote Office Agent, WAN Agent Uninstallation
Keywords: Uninstall Agents, Agent Uninstallation, Desktop Central Uninstallation