How To Uninstall Sharepoint

Uninstalling Sharepoint from your computer is a straightforward process that can be completed by following a few simple steps. In this section, we will provide a step-by-step guide on how to uninstall Sharepoint from your system correctly. Whether you are using Windows Server with Desktop Experience or Windows Server Core, we have got you covered.

To begin the uninstallation process, go to the Control Panel and click on “Uninstall a program” in the Programs area. Look for “Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013” and click on “Change”. On the “Change your installation of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013” page, click on “Remove” and then “Continue”. Confirm the removal by clicking “Yes”. If prompted, restart the server.

For Windows Server with Desktop Experience, simply click on Start, go to Settings, and click on Apps. Find “Microsoft SharePoint Subscription Edition Preview” and click on “Uninstall”. Confirm the uninstallation when prompted.

For Windows Server Core, you can uninstall Sharepoint by running SharePoint setup with the following parameters:

"$env:CommonProgramFiles\Microsoft Shared\SERVER16\Server Setup Controller\setup.exe" /config "C:\SharePoint Files\config.xml" /uninstall OSERVER

Additionally, to completely uninstall Sharepoint, you can delete the SharePoint website and uninstall Microsoft SharePoint through the control panel. It is also a good idea to delete registry keys and folders associated with Sharepoint. After uninstalling, if needed, you can reinstall Sharepoint and MSDE.

Please note that these instructions are based on information found on the internet and may vary depending on your specific Sharepoint version and setup. It is essential to ensure a clean uninstallation for proper system maintenance and future installations.

Steps to Uninstall Sharepoint

The steps to uninstall Sharepoint may vary depending on your operating system and installation type. Here are the instructions for each scenario:

For Windows Server with Desktop Experience:

  1. Click on Start, go to Settings, and click on Apps.
  2. Find and click on “Microsoft SharePoint Subscription Edition Preview” and then click on “Uninstall”.
  3. Confirm the uninstallation when prompted.

For Windows Server Core:

Uninstall SharePoint on Windows Server Core by running the SharePoint setup command with the following parameters:

"$env:CommonProgramFiles\Microsoft Shared\SERVER16\Server Setup Controller\setup.exe" /config "C:\SharePoint Files\config.xml" /uninstall OSERVER

Additional Steps:

To completely uninstall SharePoint, you can also follow these additional steps:

  1. Delete the SharePoint website and uninstall Microsoft SharePoint through the control panel.
  2. Delete registry keys and folders associated with SharePoint.
  3. After uninstalling, you can reinstall SharePoint and MSDE if needed.

Note: These instructions are based on information found on the internet and may vary depending on your specific SharePoint version and setup.

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