3 Replies Latest reply: Jan 28, 2013 3:38 AM by Osama_Mustafa RSS

    oracle exists after uninstallation

    Prakash T Soundappan
      1. Log in as the Administrator
      2. Stop all Oracle Services.
      3. From a cmd window,run E:\app\oracle\product\11.2.0\dbhome_1\deinstall\deinstall.bat.
      4. Delete the E:\app\oracle directory(this is the oracle directory where oracle is installed)
      5. Remove the following registry entries(SID refers to various dbconsole name)
      HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\Oracle Services for MTS
      HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\OracleDBConsole<SID>
      HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\Oracle.<SID>
      HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\Oracle.VSSWriter.<SID>
      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Oracle11

      6.Delete ORACLE installed directory

      7.Delete C:\programfiles\oracle
      8.Empty C:\temp
      9.Empty recyclebin
      after following these steps of uninstallation.the oracle still present in the startmenu with unrecognized format.
      i am using windows server 2008 R2 edition of os.
      note:i am going to install oracle again
      can any one please help me in get rid of it...

      Edited by: Prakash T Soundaapan on Jan 27, 2013 11:54 PM

      Edited by: Prakash T Soundaapan on Jan 27, 2013 11:58 PM