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OnCommand Insight

Uninstalling the OnCommand Insight Server


You can uninstall the OnCommand Insight server if needed.

Before you begin

Best practice: before uninstalling Insight, back up the OnCommand Insight database.


  1. Log in to the OnCommand Insight server using an account with sudo privileges.

  2. Ensure that any OnCommand Insight windows are closed.

  3. You can view syntax, command arguments, and parameter usage for by entering the following command:

    sudo /usr/bin/ --help

    A normal uninstall does not remove the Insight license or any daily backups. To remove the entire installation, use the --purge optioon with command.

  4. Type the following command:

    sudo /usr/bin/