This article outlines how to uninstall pcAnywhere. If you would like to disable pcAnywhere without completely removing it, see the steps in this article.
In cases where pcAnywhere was installed on endpoints using Client Management Suite or IT Management Suite versions 7.0 7.1 and 7.5 use the following steps to remove it from endpoints.
If you are using the boxed version of the product and would like to script the uninstall of pcAnywhere, use the following commands. For each command, use the portion within the quotes. The only difference between each command is the beginning portion of the product code.
For a sample batch file and instructions for uninstalling older pca versions, see the article at the following URL:
Removing pcA 9.0 through the Windows command line
The registry key to detect pcA 9.0 is HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\pcANYWHERE32
The uninstall routine is an .exe file that was shipped with 9.0 and is found at the following location:
The uninstall process for pcA 9.0 is not silent and will require end user to click Yes to uninstall.
For more information on the 9.0 uninstaller, see the How to uninstall pcAnywere article.
If you are using pcA on Mac or Linux, use the following command:
"java -jar /usr/local/lib/pcAnywhere/_uninst/uninstall.jar –silent"