To uninstall ZENworks from a managed device functioning as a Satellite Server, you need to demote the Satellite Server and then uninstall the ZENworks Adaptive Agent. The following two sections provide instructions:
The ZENworks uninstallation program does not include an option to demote a Macintosh Satallite; you must use ZENworks Control Center to the demote the Satellite Server. Instructions for using ZENworks Control Center are provided in ZENworks 11 SP4 Primary Server and Satellite Reference.
At the console prompt, launch the uninstallation program by entering the following command:
Select the type of uninstall you want to perform, then press Enter:
Unregister and Uninstall from zone: Select this option to uninstall the ZENworks software and unregister the device in the ZENworks Management Zone. Unregistering the device removes the device object and all references to the object in the zone.
Local Uninstallation only: Select this option to uninstall the ZENworks software but leave the device registered in the zone.
In order to perform a local uninstall of the Adaptive Agent software, theoption must be enabled for the device in ZENworks Control Center. Otherwise, the local uninstallation fails.
The option is set at either the zone level (> > > > ), folder level ( > > folder > > > > ), or device level ( > device > > > > ).
If you selected Step 4. Otherwise, you must provide the information required to connect to the ZENworks Management Zone to unregister the device after the ZENworks software is uninstalled:, skip to
Specify the username for a ZENworks administrator account that has rights to unregister devices, then press Enter.
Specify the password for the ZENworks administrator account, then press Enter.
When the uninstall is complete, close the terminal window.
If the uninstallation was successful, the following occurred:
The ZENworks Adaptive Agent software was uninstalled.
All ZENworks-related software was removed from the device.
If theoption was used, the device object was removed from the ZENworks Management Zone. You can verify this in ZENworks Control Center ( tab > tab > folder).
If the uninstallation failed, see the following log file: