How to manually uninstall a controller on a source workload

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  • 05-Jan-2017
  • 06-Jan-2017


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This article discusses how to manually uninstall the PlateSpin Operations Framework Controller.  This is generally practical when jobs are failing during the "Installing controller on source server" step.
Note: This Tool requires .Net Framework 2.0 to be installed on the source server.


Clean up the source server before proceeding with the manual controller uninstall:

1.  Open a Command Prompt on the Source Server and navigate to "C:\Program Files\PlateSpin Migrate     Server\Controller\".

2.  Run the following command:

      ofxcontroller /uninstall

3.  Delete following directories on source server:

     C:\Program Files\Platespin <Protect or Migrate> Server