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Stanford Software Removal Tool

The Stanford Software Removal Tool (SSRT) searches your computer for Stanford software and provides an easy way to uninstall one or more programs that are installed. 

This tool is useful if you leave Stanford and want to uninstall Stanford programs from your personal computer.

Remove programs

  1. Download and run the Stanford Software Removal Tool.
  2. A list of installed Stanford programs displays. By default all programs listed are selected to be removed. Uncheck the box adjacent to the programs you do want to remove and then click Remove.
    list of installed Stanford programs on your computer selected for removal
  3. You may see a message asking you to confirm that you want remove the selected programs, restart your computer and delete the SSRT program. Click Yes to continue.
    Before clicking Yes, be sure to save any unsaved data an close any applications that are running.
    confirm that you want to remove the selected programs and restart your computer
  4. After the selected programs have been removed a list of programs successfully removed displays. Click OK.
    The Removal Failed tab lists any programs that could not be removed because an error occurred during the process.
    Windows users: One or more programs may fail to be removed if 
    the operating system is installing system updates while you are attempting to remove programs. If an uninstall fails, wait a while and then try again later.
    results window listing programs sucessfully and unsuccessfully removed
  5. Click Yes to restart your computer to complete the removal process.
    choose to restart your computer now or click no to return to the main window

Programs the tool can remove

Windows Mac
  • Absolute Manage
  • BixFix
  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN
  • Cisco Jabber
  • Code 42 CrashPlan
  • EMET (Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit)
  • Identity Finder
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project Professional
  • Microsoft Visio Professional
  • Network Identity Manager (Kerberos)
  • OpenAFS x86 Tools
  • SCEP (System Center Endpoint Protection)
  • SecureFX and Secure CRT
  • Sophos AutoUpdate
  • Sophos RMS
  • Stanford Desktop Tools
  • Stanford Network Registration Tool (SNRT)
  • Stanford OpenAFS
  • VLRE (Very Light Reporting Engine)
  • Windows Eraser
  • Zoom
  • Absolute Manage
  • BigFix
  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN
  • Cisco Jabber
  • Code 42 CrashPlan
  • Fetch
  • Identity Finder
  • Kerberos Commander
  • LelandSSH
  • Microsoft Office 2011
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Stanford Desktop Tools
  • Stanford Network Registration Tool (SNRT)
  • Stanford OpenAFS
  • SCEP (System Center Endpoint Protection)
  • VLRE (Very Light Reporting Engine)
  • Zoom
Last modified August 17, 2017