How to uninstall the private/hotfixes from a local system
Products applicable for:
• Storage Foundation for Windows
• Storage Foundation and High Availability for Windows
• Veritas Cluster Server
• InfoScale Storage
• InfoScale Availability
• InfoScale Enterprise
To uninstall the hotfixes that are installed on the system, you can use any of the following method:
I] Using the Windows Add Remove Programs:
To view the fixes that are installed on the system,
1. Open the Windows Add/Remove program or Programs and Features.
2. Click View installed updates.
List of all installed fixes appears.
3. Select the fix that you may want uninstall.
4. Click Uninstall.
II] Using CLI
The Veritas Hotfix Installer, VxHF, enables you list the fixes installed on the system. This utility is included with all the private/hotfixes, and is extracted at the following location:
on 32-bit system: "%CommonProgramFiles%\Veritas Shared\WxRTPrivates\<Private_Number >
on 64-bit system: "%CommonProgramFiles(x86)%\Veritas Shared\WxRTPrivates\<Private_Number>
To uninstall the fixes, run the following command:
The installer provides you the step-by-step details through the uninstallation process.
You can run the installer to uninstall the fixes silently to skip the details.
To uninstall the fixes silently, run the following command:
The installer creates and stores a log file (VxHF.TXT) at the following location: %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\Veritas\VxHF
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