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How to verify that DWS and Tomcat are uninstalled after removing DWS from EO/EE

Question:

After uninstalling DWS how do you ensure that the DWS service and Apache Tomcat are gone?

Background:

DWS is only required for hosting certain Embedded platforms.  If DWS option was selected by mistake, use the following to resolve. 

Answer:

To remove DWS from the software, you use the 'Change' option for EE/EO in control panel>applications>add/remove programs and unselect DWS.  DWS should completely uninstall.  If you want to see that it uninstalled you can check the following:

- Check that you can access this url before the uninstall:  https://myhost:8443/DwsMain/WebAdmin/app , where 'myhost' refers to the server where DWS is located.

- Verify you can't access it after the install.

- Verify that DWS service is not listed in services and is not listening on port 8080 in netstat (netstat -abn).

- The DWS folder in  'Program Files' (including the apache-tomcat folder) and the Appdata>local>Equitrac>Equitrac Platform Component>EQDwssrv> directory should have the tomcat ('webserver') files gone after the uninstall.