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Manually uninstalling Security for Mac (TMSM) client in Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS)

    • Updated:
    • 25 Jul 2014
    • Product/Version:
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 7.0
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 8.0
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 9.0
    • Platform:
    • Macintosh Leopard
    • Macintosh Snow Leopard
    • Macintosh Tiger
Summary
You need to manually remove the TMSM client when:
  • You cannot install the client using any methods in the administrator manual.
  • You want to remove all components of the client from the computer.
Details
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To manually uninstall the TMSM client:
  1. Stop the Trend Micro Security client processes.
    1. Open the Terminal console.
    2. Type the following commands to stop all processes:
      • tmsm$ sudo /sbin/SystemStarter stop iCoreService
      • tmsm$ killall TmLoginMgr
      • tmsm$ killall UIMgmt
      • tmsm$ killall MainUI
      • tmsm$ /Library/Application\
      • Support/TrendMicro/TmccMac/TmLoginMgr.app/Contents/MacOS/TmLoginMgr –u
  2. Delete all Trend Micro Security client files.
    1. Open the Terminal console.
    2. Type the following commands to delete all files:
      • tmsm$ su –
        (Grant ‘root’ permission)
      • root$ rm –rf –R /System/Library/TrendMicro
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/StartupItems/iCoreService
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Applications/MainUI.app
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/Application Support/TrendMicro
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/Frameworks/TMAppCommon.framework
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/Frameworks/TMAppCore.framework
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/Frameworks/TMGUIUtil.framework
      • root$rm –rf –R /Library/Frameworks/iCoreClient.framework
      • root$ rm –rf –R /Library/Preferences/TMCNTMgmt.plist
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Solution Id:
1056968
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