The Uninstalling Cygwin method consists in systematically removing all the services related to the Cygwin server. Among them there are sshd, cron, cygserver, inetd, apache, postgresql etc. To remove everything related to Cygwin we need to follow these steps:
- Stop the X11 server and terminate all the Cygwin processes making sure none of them remain active in the background.
- Delete the Cygwin folder and subfolders.
- Delete the Cygwin shortcuts on the desktop and start menu
- Remove the registry entry SoftwareCygwin under the Registry in the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE and HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Uninstalling Cygwin is a free software application from the Automation Tools subcategory, part of the System Utilities category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2010-07-15. The program can be installed on WinXP, Windows2003, WinVista x64, WinVista, Win7 x64, Win7 x32, WinOther.
Uninstalling Cygwin (version 2.1.0) has a file size of 104.86 KB and is available for download from our website.
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