How to Completely Remove Patch for SCCM

Version 8



    This document walks you through completely removing the Ivanti Patch for SCCM or Shavlik Patch for SCCM add-on.


    Backup your custom private filters


    • Your filters will be in one of two locations.

                       Version 2.4+ location: C:\Users\<your user>\Ivanti\Patch\SmartFilters.xml

                       Version 2.3 location: C:\Users\<your user>\Shavlik\Shavlik Patch\SmartFilters.xml

    • Copy the SmartFilters.xml file to another location.


    Uninstall the Add-on


    • Uninstall the add-on through Programs and Features
    • Delete the following locations if they exist
        • C:\Users\<your user>\Shavlik\Shavlik Patch
        • or C:\Users\<your user>\Ivanti\Patch
      • and
        • C:\ProgramData\Shavlik\Shavlik Patch
        • Or C:\ProgramData\Ivanti\Patch

    Always backup the registry before working in it

    • Back up the registry
    • Delete the following registry keys
      • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S 1 5 18\Components\2D4D8347E52FE94518115A91BD9F5D3F
      • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S 1 5 18\Components\A04FF52B0811B3A4CB9490DE731F14AF


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    Affected Products


    Ivanti Patch for SCCM

    Shavlik Patch for SCCM