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KB-2295: How to uninstall Centrify on Mac OS X

Mac & PC Management Service ,  

12 April,16 at 11:02 AM

Applies to: All versions of Centrify DirectControl on Mac OS X platforms.
What steps are needed to uninstall Centrify on a Mac OS X system?.
For Centrify DirectControl versions 5.1.0 and above, Centrify can be uninstalled via GUI under System Preferences > Centrify > Uninstall.
For versions below 5.0.3, the script can be used:
The script is installed by default in the /usr/share/centrifydc/bin directory on each Centrify DirectControl-managed system. 
To remove Centrify DirectControl on a Mac OS X computer:
1. Unbind the machine from the domain using the GUI AD Join Utility or by using the 'adleave' Terminal command
2. Login in as Local Admin and open the Terminal, run:
  sudo /usr/share/centrifydc/bin/

Enter the Local Admin password and then follow the prompts:

sudo /usr/share/centrifydc/bin/

***** ​ *****
***** WELCOME to the Centrify Suite installer! *****
***** ​ *****

Detecting local platform ...
preparing for uninstall ...
Do you want to uninstall Centrify DirectControl (CentrifyDC-4.4.3)
from this computer? (Q|Y|N) [N]:Y

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