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How to un install the WordPress installation using softaculous app installer

To uninstall a wordpress installation on softaculous , the installation should be visible under softaculous app installer as below

Login to cpanel to check if your installation is available under script installation

SOFTACULOUS INSTALLATIONS

1.Use login details provided by your host to login to cpanel.

2. Under software section , click the softaculous app installer option

SOFTACULOUS APP INSTALLER IN CPANEL

3. Click under All installations icon inform of a box on top menu to display all wordpress installations

All installations option

4.If your installation does not appear on list, proceed to fetch it by clicking the Import installation icon on top menu

manual installation on softaculous app installer

Select manual installations options , so system can search for any existing installation

The available installation will now appear under script installations

To remove installation, go to specific link of website which you wish to uninstall, and click the X symbol at its end.

remove installation

The X symbol once clicked will give you a prompt form as below, allowing you to select what to remove.

removing installation form on softaculous app installer

If partially removing some items, deselect the specific selections you wish to retain then click remove installation button.

Tick on all the selections , if removing the whole wordpress installation and click the remove installation button.

A prompt will appear as below

Removal prompt on softaculous app installer

Click ok to confirm deletion process.

Click cancel if you do not wish to proceed with deletion.

On successful deletion, message below will appear:

SUCCESSFUL REMOVAL OF WORDPRESS INSTALLATION

How to un-install theme on wp dashboard

Login to the wp dashboard of your domain

Go to appearances section, select Themes

Click add theme on top of the page, to select a different theme

Select new theme

Click Install option

On successful installation, click Activate button to make it active.

THEME ACTIVATION

Now the old theme becomes inactive while new theme added becomes the active theme

The message below confirms successful change of theme.

NEW THEME ACTIVATED MESSAGE

Click Visit site to see new way the site appears

How to uninstall plugin on wp-dashboard

Login to wp dashboard of your website

Go to plugin section, installed plugins option

uninstall plugin on dashboard

The plugins will be displayed as below

display installed plugins

Click Deactivate option to uninstall the plugin

You may also use Delete option if you no longer need the plugin in future

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