Community articleUninstalling the API
Added by IBM contributorIBM on November 25, 2011
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  1. Run the uninstall program.
  2. If you are using Windows™:
    1. Click Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs
    2. Click IBM® Forms Server 4.0 - API
    3. Click Change/Remove
    If you are using AIX®:
    1. At the command prompt, run the uninstall script. The script is called uninstall. If you installed the API in the default location, the command is:
    2. /usr/IBM/FormsServer/4.0/_uninst/FormsServer/uninstall -i console

    If you are using Linux™:
    1. At the command prompt, run the uninstall script. The script is called uninstall. If you installed the API in the default location, the command is:
    2. /opt/ibm/FormsServer/4.0/_uninst/FormsServer/uninstall -i console

    If you are using Solaris:
    1. At the command prompt, run the uninstall script. The script is called uninstall. If you installed the API in the default location, the command is:
    2. /opt/IBM/FormsServer/4.0/_uninst/FormsServer/uninstall -i console

  3. Manually remove files that you created during the installation of the API. The files are PureEdgeAPI.ini and prefs.config.
  4. Manually remove directories and files under the install directory tree that could not be removed by the uninstaller.
  5. Update the environment variables to remove the API from the system path.
  6. Operating systemEnvironment variable
    AIXLIBPATH
    Linux or SolarisLD_LIBRARY_PATH
    WindowsPATH

Parent topic: Installing IBM Forms API

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