Completely Uninstall SmarterMail

This article applies to recent versions of SmarterMail. View articles for SmarterMail 15.x and earlier.

On occasion, a system administrator may need to completely uninstall SmarterMail. For example, this might occur if a server is no longer being used for the mail server and the system administrator wants to clean up the server and completely remove SmarterMail.

Applies to All Versions of SmarterMail

Follow these steps to completely uninstall SmarterMail:

  1. Uninstall SmarterMail from Add/Remove Programs
  2. Delete the SmarterTools software folder. By default, this folder is located at C:\Program Files (x86)\SmarterTools\SmarterMail.
  3. Delete the SmarterMail data folder. This typically contains the domains, logs, spool, POP3 retrieval, etc. By default, this folder is located at C:\SmarterMail.

All components of SmarterMail have been removed from the server.

 
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