How to uninstall SharePoint Farm Reporter?

When you create Power Report tasks in SharePoint Farm Reporter, the application creates Windows Scheduled Tasks (to run the Power Report tasks at the specified time interval) where SharePoint Farm Reporter is installed. While running the Quick Reports or Power Report task, SharePoint Farm Reporter creates SharePoint Farm Reporter Settings folder to store the application settings, Log folder to store error log file, Export folder for exported reports, Power Reports folder for Power Reports task related information, SQL Server database for data storage.

When you uninstall SharePoint Farm Reporter through Control Panel - Add / Remove Programs applet, Windows Installer program will remove only the application files from your machine. But, the application related files created by SharePoint Farm Reporter remain in the computer. In order to remove SharePoint Farm Reporter worker files completely, the uninstall wizard provides a set of cleanup options to perform the cleanup operation based your selection.

Use this wizard to cleanup the files that are created by SharePoint Farm Reporter application selectively and uninstall SharePoint Farm Reporter completely from the machine.


Launch the uninstall wizard by clicking Start -> Programs -> SharePoint Farm Reporter -> SharePoint Farm Reporter Uninstall Wizard.

The SharePoint Farm Reporter Uninstall Wizard dialog will be shown as below:

Click Next to proceed.


Select required cleanup options as shown below:


Click Next to proceed.


Confirm the cleanup and/or uninstall process.


Click Finish to run cleanup and/or uninstall process. Click Cancel to close the wizard.


Once the file clean-up process is complete, the uninstall wizard will automatically run Windows Installer applet to remove SharePoint Farm Reporter’s application related files from the computer, if you have selected the option Uninstall SharePoint Farm Reporter application in the wizard.