We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to browse, then you agree to our privacy policy and cookie policy.
Unfortunately, activation email could not send to your email. Please try again.
Syncfusion Feedback

How to remove resources and drop the Database without uninstalling and reinstalling the Dashboard Server?

At any time, you can remove the resources that were created in the Dashboard Server and drop the Dashboard Server database without uninstalling the Dashboard Server setup from the Control Panel.

By doing this, you can remove the test dashboards that you have created for evaluating the Dashboard Server or can re-configure the Dashboard Server with SQLCE or SQL Server.

Dashboard Server is deployed in the below location by default.

{Windows_Drive}\Syncfusion\Dashboard Server\DashboardServer.Web\

For example, C:\Syncfusion\Dashboard Server\DashboardServer.Web\

We have shipped a utility with the Syncfusion Dashboard Server application in the below location by default.

{Windows_Drive}\Syncfusion\Dashboard Server\Utilities\DatabaseUninstaller

Figure 1: DatabaseUninstaller installed location

Follow the instructions below to remove resources and drop the database of the Dashboard Server

Step 1: Stop the Dashboard Server from the Desktop shortcut – “Stop Syncfusion Dashboard Server”

Figure 2: Stop Syncfusion Dashboard Server

 

Step 2: Open command prompt in administrator mode and navigate to the DatabaseUninstaller tool installed location.

Figure 3: Open command window for DatabaseUninstaller

{Windows_Drive}\Syncfusion\Dashboard Server\Utilities\DatabaseUninstaller

Step 3: Type “databaseuninstaller dashboardserver” to remove resources and drop the database

C:\Users\rajkumar.muniappan\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\Content.Word\main.png

Figure 4: Removing resources and dropping the database

The tool will remove the resources and drop the database and will return a “success” message if the process underwent successfully.

If there is an error occurred in the process, the tool will generate an error log in text format in the below location and display the error log file name.

Error log file location: %temp%/Syncfusion Dashboard Server/{file_name}

Please create a support incident attaching this error log file for us to check the issue and give a solution.

Article ID: Published Date: Last Revised Date: Platform: Control:
6516 03/10/2016 09/18/2018 Dashboard Platform Dashboard Server
Did you find this information helpful?
Add Comment
You must log in to leave a comment

Warning Icon You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer that may not display all features of this and other websites. Upgrade to Internet Explorer 8 or newer for a better experience.Close Icon