Uninstall the Web Forms for Marketers module

Last updated Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Web Forms for Marketers for Administrator, Developer

The Web Forms for Marketers module can be uninstalled by removing all the related files and items from Sitecore. You can also reinstall the module, if necessary.

To uninstall the Web Forms for Marketers module:

  1. In the Master database, delete the following items:
    • /sitecore/layout/Renderings/Modules/Web Forms for Marketers
    • /sitecore/Media Library/Web Forms for Marketers
    • /sitecore/System/Modules/Web Forms for Marketers
    • /sitecore/System/Marketing Center/Goals/Leave a message
    • /sitecore/System/Marketing Center/Goals/Tell a Friend
    • /sitecore/System/Settings/Rules/Web Forms for Marketers Conditions
    • /sitecore/System/Settings/Analytics/Reports/Subreports/Web Forms for Marketers Reports
    • /sitecore/System/Settings/Analytics/Reports/Subreports/Web Forms for Marketers Detailed Reports
    • /sitecore/Templates/Branches/Web Forms for Marketers
    • /sitecore/Templates/Web Forms for Marketers
    • All report items related to the Web Forms for Marketers module, located in the /sitecore/System/Settings/Analytics/Reports SQL Queries folder with the Picture 1 icon

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    • All the goal items related to the Web Forms for Marketers module, located in the /sitecore/System/Marketing Center/Goals folder
  2. In the Core database, delete the following items:
    • /sitecore/content/Applications/Content Editor/Ribbons/Chunks/Forms
    • /sitecore/content/Applications/Content Editor/Ribbons/Contextual Ribbons/Forms
    • /sitecore/content/Applications/Content Editor/Ribbons/Strips/Presentation/Forms
    • /sitecore/content/Applications/Modules/Web Forms for Marketers
    • /sitecore/content/Applications/WebEdit/Custom Experience Buttons/Edit Form
    • /sitecore/content/Documents and settings/All users/Start menu/Programs/Web Forms for Marketers

  3. In the file system, delete the following files:
    • \App_Config\Include\Captcha.config
    • \App_Config\Include\Sitecore.forms.config
    • \bin\ MSCaptcha.dll
    • \bin\ Sitecore.Forms.Core.dll
    • \bin\ Sitecore.Forms.Custom.dll
    • \bin\ System.Data.SQLite.dll
    • \bin_x64\ System.Data.SQLite.dll
    • WFFM databases in the \Data folder
    • \layouts\system\ VisitorIdentificationExtension.aspx
    • \sitecore\shell\Applications\Modules\Web Forms for Marketers
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Default\WFM
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Default\FormBuilder.css
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Default\FormDataViewer.css
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Default\MultiTreeView.css
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Default\Placeholder.css
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Firefox\WFM
    • \sitecore\shell\Themes\Standard\Firefox\FormBuilder.css
    • \sitecore modules\Shell\Web Forms for Marketers
    • \sitecore modules\Web\Web Forms for Marketers
  4. Publish your website to apply the changes.
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