How do I remove an engine from my MetaDefender Core v3 instance?

If you want to remove an engine so it will disappear from the engine list and no longer scan any files, please follow the steps below :

  • Stop the omsRest and metascan services

  • Navigate to the MetaDefender Core installation folder (default path is C:\Program Files (x86)\OPSWAT\MetaDefender Core X)

  • Open the Engines folder

  • Locate the engine that you want to remove, and delete/rename its folder

  • Start the omsRest and metascan services

  • Refresh the MetaDefender Core management console

This article applies to MetaDefender Core v3
This article was last updated on 2019-10-18