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How to Uninstall v4 and Keep v5 PMDG planes?

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    How to Uninstall v4 and Keep v5 PMDG planes?

    Back in December I added P3Dv5 to my sim computer. Then installed NGXu, 747 and 777 to v5. Now I want to clean out the PMDG planes left in v4 but need some help.
    When I go to my Windows10 Programs & Features the PMDG is listed but I can't see which is v4 and which is v5. I looked in my NGXu manual but did not find anything to help there.
    I looked in my Windows Start menu for PMDG to see if there was an uninstall program for the v4 planes but only found the Ops Center. I also did not find an uninstall routine inside my v4 PMDG folder.
    How do I unistall the v4 without causing problems with v5 which are all running just fine? As a last resort I could delete the PMDG folders in v4 but that would not do a complete job of taking out the entire thing. Of course I have to keep the DC6 in v4 until that is redone for v5.

    Thanks for any ideas you might have.
    Jerry Hayman
    Jerry Hayman

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    You need to run the uninstall which will remove them for both v4 and v5 and then re-install but select only v5 when the installer asks which version you want to install to
    Michael Sill

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      Originally posted by HondaJet1 View Post
      Back in December I added P3Dv5 to my sim computer. Then installed NGXu, 747 and 777 to v5. Now I want to clean out the PMDG planes left in v4 but need some help.
      When I go to my Windows10 Programs & Features the PMDG is listed but I can't see which is v4 and which is v5. I looked in my NGXu manual but did not find anything to help there.
      I looked in my Windows Start menu for PMDG to see if there was an uninstall program for the v4 planes but only found the Ops Center. I also did not find an uninstall routine inside my v4 PMDG folder.
      How do I unistall the v4 without causing problems with v5 which are all running just fine? As a last resort I could delete the PMDG folders in v4 but that would not do a complete job of taking out the entire thing. Of course I have to keep the DC6 in v4 until that is redone for v5.

      Thanks for any ideas you might have.
      Jerry Hayman
      To add to Michael's correct post, doing the uninstall/install cycle does not remove your liveries or any of the equipment/panel options you have made. The uninstall/install cycle is something we do during testing frequently. Just run the OC and it will announce you have orphaned liveries, press the repair button and you're done.
      Dan Downs KCRP
      i7-10700K 32GB 3600MHz 2080Ti

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        #4
        Thanks for the input guys
        Jerry Hayman

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