Uninstall a Nessus Agent on Windows

Before you begin:

To uninstall Nessus Agent on Windows:

  1. Navigate to the portion of Windows where you can Add or Remove Programs or Uninstall or change a program.
  2. In the list of installed programs, select the Tenable Nessus product.
  3. Click Uninstall.

    A dialog box appears, prompting you to confirm your selection to remove Nessus.

  4. Click Yes.

    Windows deletes all Nessus related files and folders.

What to do next:

  • If you plan on reinstalling the Nessus Agent on the system, see the knowledge base article on how to avoid linking errors.