How do I uninstall Directory and Resource Administrator along with all services and agents that were (NETIQKB11768)

  • 7711768
  • 02-Feb-2007
  • 19-Jun-2007


How do I uninstall Directory and Resource Administrator along with all services and agents that were deployed in my environment?

Directory and Resource Administrator 6.x

Directory and Resource Administrator 7.x


The Directory and Resource Administrator installation in an environment consists of server components, client software and system agents in certain cases. 


Directory and Resource Administrator 


Unistalling the DRA Server and Web Components from a server:

  •  Run the Setup program on all servers running the Directory and Resource Administrator Server and Web Component.
  • Select Begin Setup. The setup program searches for any existing applications components installed.
  • After the setup program detects any existing components installed, 'Add/Remove Application'  is displayed.
  • Select Remove All.
  • Select Yes when prompted to remove registry entries.
  • Click Next.
  • Click Next to uninstall the software


Uninstalling the client components from a machine:


  • style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Open 'Control Panel' on the client machine.
  • Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
  • Select Directory and Resource Administrator and click Remove.
  • Click Yes when prompted are you sure you want to remove this application from your computer.
  • Repeat this for each NetIQ Administration component installed on the system


To uninstall the Directory and Resource Administrator Agents service:


  • By default when the Directory and Resource Administrator server component is uninstalled all agents also get uninstalled from all the domain controllers. 




In order to uninstall the File Security Administrator, please refer to the following article

Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB11768

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