Use the procedure in this article to uninstall the Worry-Free Business Security Services (WFBS-SVC) Agent using the CUT Tool via command line or PowerShell command.
This tool was designed to forcibly uninstall WFBS/WFBS-SVC Security Agent. Due to security considerations, contact Trend Micro Technical Support directly to obtain it.
For more information regarding the CUT tool, you may check this article Information about the CUT Tool for Worry-Free Business Security On-Premise (WFBS) and Services (WFBS-SVC).
To use the tool:
- Open the command prompt preferably with administrative privileges.
- Run CUT.exe OR CUT_Silent.exe with the argument "-noinstall".
This will remove/clean up the existing agent installed on the machine. If any component remains after the first attempt, reboot the PC and run the CUT Tool again to clean it.
If you are using windows powershell, proceed to running the command as it is. Adding the “start” cmdlet would show the following error:
After running the command, the cut.exe would open a command prompt until the uninstall process is done: