Revo Uninstaller Pro Online User's Manual

8. Command Line Support

Revo Uninstaller Pro supports command line options and has a command processor: RevoCmd.exe.

RevoCmd.exe can be used to list installed programs on a computer. It can be used to list programs by a part of their name, and it can also show the installation location and the uninstallation command of a program, which can be then used to start its built-in uninstaller.

Usage

RevoCmd /m "program name" [/i] [/u] [/p]

/m - match program name using wildcard characters - * and ?

The asterisk (*) wildcard represents any collection of characters

The question mark (?) wildcard represents any single character

Example: RevoCmd /m Microso*
Shows all programs beginning with the name Microso
/i - include installation location if it exists
/u - include uninstallation command
/p - pause on each page
/? or /help - this help

Some Revo Uninstaller Pro operations can be executed from a command line. Supported command line operations and their arguments are:


Regular Uninstall - you can uninstall programs listed in Revo Uninstalle. The uninstallation process does not start the built-in uninstaller of the selected program, instead it automatically deletes Registry entries, files, and folders found as leftovers and created by the program.

Syntax

RevoUninPro /mu "Program name" /path "Full program path" /mode "uninstall mode" /32
Where the parameters are:

/mu - exact name of the program, as it is listed in Revo Uninstaller Pro.

/path - full path to the program's installation folder. The path must not end with a backslash character (\).

/mode - mode of the uninstallation - Safe, Moderate, or Advanced.

/32 or /64 - depending if the program is 32-bit or 64-bit.

Example:
RevoUninPro /mu "Yahoo Toolbar" /path "C:\Program Files\Yahoo Toolbar" /mode Moderate /32


Traced Uninstall - you can uninstall traced a program using the name of its trace log. The uninstall process reverts all logged system changes.

Syntax

RevoUninPro /tu "Log name"
Where the parameters are:
/tu - exact name of the log file, as you have saved it after tracing the program’s installation, i.e. as it is listed in Revo Uninstaller Pro.

Example:
RevoUninPro /tu "Yahoo Toolbar"


Export - you can export the lists of all installed programs and all traced programs. All details/properties are included in the exported files.

Syntax

RevoUninPro /export "Full export path" /all /traced /txt /xls /html
Where the parameters are:
/export - full path to the export file, and where the exported information will be stored.
/all - export the “All Programs” list.
/traced - export the “Traced Programs” list.
/txt - export the information in a text file (.txt).
/xls - export the information in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet (.xls).
/html - export the information in an HTML file (.html).

Note: for the export to a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet to work, you need to have Microsoft Excel installed and functioning properly.

Example:
RevoUninPro /export "C:\My data\allprograms.txt" /all /txt


Hunter Mode - you can start Revo Uninstaller Pro in Hunter Mode.

Syntax

RevoUninPro /hunter

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