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How to uninstall CCS from Windows devices

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You can uninstall CCS from a managed Windows device in different ways:

Uninstall CCS using Endpoint Manager

  • Click 'Devices' > 'Device List' > 'Device Management'
    • Select a company or group on the left to view devices in the group

    • Select 'Show All' to view every device enrolled to EM
  •  Click the name of a Windows device to open its device details interface
  • Click the 'Software Inventory' tab
  •  Select 'Xcitium Client - Security'
  • Click 'Uninstall Application(s)' from the top.


Uninstall CCS locally using the control panel

  • Type 'Add/Remove Programs' into the Windows search box
  • Windows 10 - The search box is pinned to the taskbar
  • Windows 7 and other versions - Click the 'Start' button to view the search box
  • Locate the Xcitium product you wish to remove in the list of programs
  • Click 'Uninstall'

The CCS removal tool

  • The CCS removal tool is used to uninstall Xcitium products that you are having difficulties removing with the normal Windows uninstaller. The tool is designed for Windows only.
  • It scans the entire target system and removes Xcitium application files, drivers, dlls and registry entries. It also creates a system restore point prior to performing the uninstall.
  • This tool should only be used if you are having difficulties removing CCS or other Xcitium products via Windows control panel.

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Download the removal tool

  • Click 'Tools' in the top-menu
  • Locate the 'CCS Removal Tool' tile
  • Click the 'Download' button.


  • Select the operating system of the device on which you wish to use the tool.
  • Click 'Download' and save the tool.
  • Transfer the tool to the device on which the CCS is to be removed.

Use the removal tool

  • Run the CCS removal tool on the device


  • Read the advisory, agree to the EULA then click 'I accept' to continue:


  • Click 'Scan' to search for Xcitium security products.


  • Click 'Continue' to remove the items, if If the tool detects any of the specified products


  • Click 'Restart' after the cleanup process is complete
  • The tool requires a second restart to finalize the removal