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Uninstall

OS-specific Uninstall steps

macOS uninstall

  1. Stop and remove Kolide and the related launch mechanisms
    sudo /bin/launchctl unload /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.kolide-k2.launcher.plist
    sudo /bin/rm -f /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.kolide-k2.launcher.plist
    
  2. Delete files, configuration and binaries

    sudo /bin/rm -rf /usr/local/kolide-k2
    sudo /bin/rm -rf /etc/kolide-k2
    sudo /bin/rm -rf /var/kolide-k2
    

  3. Uninstall the naisdevice Homebrew cask

    brew uninstall --force naisdevice
    

Windows uninstall

  1. Enter Apps & Features
  2. Search for Kolide
  3. Click Uninstall

Ubuntu uninstall

  1. Stop and remove Kolide and the related launch mechanisms
    sudo systemctl stop launcher.kolide-k2.service
    sudo systemctl disable launcher.kolide-k2.service
    
  2. Uninstall Kolide program files
    sudo apt(-get) remove launcher-kolide-k2
    
  3. Delete Kolide files & caches
    sudo rm -r /{etc,var}/kolide-k2
    
  4. Uninstall the naisdevice deb package
    sudo apt remove naisdevice
    

OS-agnostic uninstall steps

When the program has been removed from your device, let an admin know in #naisdevice Slack channel. This is necessary so that the record of your device can be purged from our Kolide systems.

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