Removing the SOTI MobiControl Database and its Files

Before you begin

Warning: Ensure that SOTI MobiControl and all of its components have been uninstalled prior to removing the database and its files. See Uninstalling SOTI MobiControl for instructions.

About this task

Note: Follow the standard uninstallation process for your operating system. The process described below are generic steps for a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express instance, and may differ depending on your environment.

To remove the SOTI MobiControl database and its files:


  1. Open the Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and connect to the SOTI MobiControl database.
  2. Select the database used for SOTI MobiControl and right-click on the Microsoft SQL instance. Select Delete.
  3. Ensure that the correct object, yourDatabaseName, is selected and select Delete backup and restore history information for databases and Close existing connections. Click OK.
  4. Repeat for yourDatabaseName_Archive, ReportServer$yourDatabaseName and ReportServer$yourDatabaseNameTempDB.


You have removed the SOTI MobiControl database and its files.