8. Command Line Support
Revo Uninstaller Pro supports command line options and has command processor RevoCmd.exe
RevoCmd.exe can be used to list installed programs on a computer. It could be used to list programs by a part of the name. It could also show the install location and the uninstall command of the program which could be then used to start the built-in uninstaller of the program.
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 Install Location if exists
/u - Include Uninstall command
/p - Pause on each page
/? or /help - This help
Some operations of Revo Uninstaller Pro can be executed from command line. Supported command line operations and their arguments are:
Regular Uninstall - you can uninstall programs listed in Revo Uninstaller Pro from command line. The uninstall process does not start the built-in uninstaller of selected program and deletes automatically Registry items, files and folders found as created by the program.
RevoUninPro /mu "Program name" /path "Full program path" /mode "uninstall mode" /32 where the parameters are:
/mu - "Exact program name as it is listed in Revo Uninstaller Pro"
/path - "Full path to the program's installation folder". Program's path must not finish with backslash
/mode - mode of the uninstall - Safe, Moderate, or Advanced
/32 or /64 - depending if the program is 32 bit or 64 bit
RevoUninPro /mu "Yahoo Toolbar" /path "C:\Program Files\Yahoo Toolbar" /mode Moderate /32
Traced Uninstall - you can uninstall traced program using the name of its log. The uninstall process reverts all detected system changes
RevoUninPro /tu "Log name" where the parameters are:
/tu - "Exact log name as you have saved it after the tracing of the installation"
RevoUninPro /tu "Yahoo Toolbar"
Export - you can export the lists of all installed programs and all traced programs. During the export all properties of the programs are exported
RevoUninPro /export "Full export path" /all /traced /txt /xls /html where the parameters are:
/export - "Full path to the export file where the exported data will be stored"
/all - "Export the list of all programs"
/traced - "Export the list of traced programs"
/txt - "Export the data in TXT file format - text file"
/xls - "Export the data in XLS file format - Microsoft Excel file"
/html - "Export the data in HTML file format - html file"
RevoUninPro /export "C:\My data\allprograms.txt" /all /txt
Hunter Mode - you can start Revo Uninstaller Pro in Hunter Mode