Uninstalling the Printer Installer Client

There are several ways to uninstall the Printer Installer Client.

Using msiexec.exe

To uninstall the Printer Installer Client using msiexec.exe, do the following:

  1. Call:
    %windir%\system32\msiexec.exe /qn /quiet /norestart /x {A9DE0858-9DDD-4E1B-B041-C2AA90DCBF74} REMOVE=ALL

    Notes:
    * The above command will work on all 10.x.x.x Printer Installer Client versions.
    * The PrinterInstallerClient.exe and PrinterInstallerClientInterface.exe processes may continue to run until the PrinterInstallerClient.exe can process the shutdown command. This may take several minutes.  To force the shutdown of the processes, you can call the following command from a command prompt or with a batch file after the uninstall: 
    Taskkill /F /IM PrinterInstaller*
  2. Call:
    msiexec.exe /x \\server\share\PrinterInstallerClient.exe /qn

    * To uninstall the Printer Installer Client with the msiexe.exe the referenced PrinterInstallerClient.msi file must be the same or a newer version than the version installed on the workstation.

Using the Windows Uninstall / Install Programs Dialog

To uninstall the Printer Installer Client using the Uninstall / Install Programs dialog, do the following:

  1. Start, Control Panel, Uninstall a program, select Printer Installer Client and then click Uninstall.
  2. Start menu
    Start menu, All Programs, Printer Installer, Administration, Uninstall Printer Installer Client.


    Note: The PrinterInstallerClient.exe and PrinterInstallerClientInterface.exe processes may continue to run until the PrinterInstallerClient.exe can process the shutdown command. This may take several minutes.  To force the shutdown of the processes, you can call the following command from a command prompt or with a batch file after the uninstall: 
    Taskkill /F /IM PrinterInstaller*