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How do I uninstall Local on Windows?

1

Remove Local by Flywheel from Virtual Box

To remove the Local’s Virtual Machine, open VirtualBox and right click on the local-by-flywheel machine. Select “Remove” to delete the Virtual Machine.

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This is a destructive step and will cause all of the data within the Local Sites’ Databases to be lost.

2

Uninstall Local

Go to Programs and Features and uninstall Local by Flywheel

3

(Optional) Uninstall Virtual Box


Uninstall VirtualBox if you no longer want it (see Virtual Box for information on deleting their software.)

4

Delete User Files

Remove %AppData%\Local by Flywheel if it exists after uninstall

5

Delete App Folder

If it still exists after uninstall, remove %LOCALAPPDATA%\Programs\local-by-flywheel