Removing the WMI Provider

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Removing the WMI Provider

To clean a failed installation of the Workspace Virtualization Agent, the WMI Provider must be removed.

See Installing the Workspace Virtualization Agent silently

See Cleaning up a failed Workspace Virtualization Agent installation

To remove the WMI Provider

  1. Launch wbemtest.exe.

  2. Click Connect.

  3. Type root\default as the namespace, and then click Connect.

  4. Click Delete Class.

  5. Enter the class name AltirisVSProv, VirtualSoftwarePackage, and VirtualSoftwareSublayer and follow the prompts to delete the class.

  6. Remove the following registry keys created by the WMI provider:

    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\AltirisVSProvider.DLL

    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{71D8DF9A-AD2D-44BF-A542-1412F68061D1}

    • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{888967EF-E75C-4480-992D-93FDA658F21E}

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