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Transact Windows Uninstallation Guide

Applies to: All versions of Ephesoft Transact


  • Ephesoft Transact is installed on the system.
  • In a multi-server installation scenario, unmount SharedFolders before proceeding with uninstallation.

Uninstallation Steps

Perform the following steps to uninstall Ephesoft Transact:

  1. Open the Windows Control Panel.

Figure 1. Control Panel

  1. Go to Programs > Programs and Features.

Figure 2. Programs and Features

  1. Select Ephesoft and click Uninstall.

Note: If you receive an error message regarding permissions, go to C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Ephesoft, and select “Uninstall Ephesoft” and Run as administrator.

  1. Delete the license information from the Windows registry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Prefs
  2. Delete the Ephesoft temp install information from the Windows registry (if it exists): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Temp\Ephesoft
  3. Delete the ephesoft, report, and report_archive databases (if they exist).
  4. Delete the remaining backups folders:
    • [drive]\Ephesoft
    • [drive]\SharedFolders

Note: These folders are installed on the C: drive by default.

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