Removing applications

Remove selected applications from IBM® Connections.

About this task

If you no longer need to keep certain applications, you can remove them from your deployment. You cannot remove core applications such as Home page, News, and Search.

To remove selected applications from IBM® Connections, complete the following steps:


  1. Start the IBM® WebSphere® Application Server Deployment Manager.
  2. Stop all instances of WebSphere® Application Server, including node agents, in your deployment.
  3. To uninstall a component of connections, start the IBM Installation Manager and click Modify.
  4. Select IBM Connections and click Next.
  5. Clear the check boxes of the applications that you want to remove and then click Next.
  6. Enter the details of your WebSphere Application Server environment and then click Next.
  7. In the Summary page, verify that the details are correct.
  8. Click Modify to begin removing applications.
  9. When the process is complete, restart the Deployment Manager.
  10. Restart all instances of WebSphere® Application Server, including node agents.
  11. Synchronize the nodes.
  12. To check the details of the procedure, open the log file named Uninstall.log in the connections_root/logs directory.


You removed selected IBM® Connections applications.