Uninstall ActiveGate

ActiveGate has a dedicated uninstall program. You'll need to run it to remove ActiveGate from your system.

  • On Windows:
    Use the Windows Control Panel to remove ActiveGate.

  • On Linux:
    Go to the /opt/dynatrace/gateway directory and, using root rights, run the uninstall.sh script.

After uninstall

Following uninstallation, log files and part of the configuration are preserved in the ActiveGate installation directory. You'll have to remove these files manually.

By default, ActiveGate is installed in the following directories on Windows and Linux:

  • On Windows: C:\Program Files\dynatrace\gateway
  • On Linux: /opt/dynatrace/gateway

With ActiveGate successfully removed, the Deployment status will continue to display the uninstalled ActiveGate in the Update status as Unknown for approximately the next two hours.