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How to uninstall Nintex External Platform

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This article provides the steps to remove Nintex External Platform and services completely from the Farm.  

Applies to Nintex 2016 and 2019. 

Instructions

 Disable feature for Nintex Forms
  •    Go to each Site collection and deactivate the following site collection feature: 
  1. Nintex  Forms  - External Forms 

Stop all Nintex services by disabling related features as follows.

  • Disable external settings for workflow:
    1. On the Central Administration Home page, click Nintex Administration and then click External settings for Workflow under Licensing and setup.
    2. Disable all functionality on this page.
  • Disable external forms: 
    1. On the Central Administration Home page, click Nintex Administration and then click External forms settings under Forms environment.
    2. Click Disable for Enable external forms.
  
  •   Retract Solutions 
  1. Access the SharePoint 2016 Management Shell. 
  2. Uninstall-ExternalPlatform
  3. Uninstall-SPSolution -Identity NintexExternalConnection.wsp
  4. Remove-SPSolution -Identity NintexExternalConnection.wsp
  5. Alternatively, you can also retract and remove the solutions from the Farm solutions page. 
  •  Remove Nintex External  Services from all servers.  Run the following commands using command prompt on all the servers in the farm. 
sc delete "Nintex Connector Workflow Queue Service"
sc delete "Nintex Workflow Start Service"




 

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