How can I uninstall Joomla?

Category: Joomla

Shortee409
Asked:
2012-02-04 7:29 pm EST

Hits: 3,444
Hi, I am new to creating websites. I have been using the Premium Builder, but wanted to experiment with more customizable options. I installed Joomla through the AMP. But I don't want to use it. Now, when i try to install anything through Fantastico, it says "You cannot install more than one script in the root directory of a domain." How do I fix this?
Thanks

You must login before you can ask a follow up question.

You must login before you can submit an answer.

OTHER ANSWERS

0

Tim S.
Staff
9,967 Points
2012-02-06 10:12 am EST
Hi Shortee409,

Thanks for posting your question. I'm more than happy to assist you today. Before you can install another third party piece of software in the same directory, you need to remove the Joomla installation. Go into Fantastico, and click on the Joomla installation, as if you were going to install it. Now, it will show you all of the Joomla installations you have. Find the one causing the issue, and click "remove".

After this, you should be able to install any other software through Fantastico you wish.

If you need further assistance please feel free to contact us.

Thanks!

Tim S

You must login before you can post a comment about this answer.

I don't have "Fantastico" in my cpanel, moreover I do not have WHM in my AMP!
What are you doing there?!
mmdpor
3 Points
2014-02-20 1:47 pm EST
Hello mmdpor,

As this question and answer is quite old, Fantastico is no longer on shared servers. You may, however, go to Softaculous and click on Installations in which you will be able to remove it from there.
JeffMa
7,372 Points
Staff
2014-02-20 1:52 pm EST
Like this Question?

Related Articles

It looks like there are no related articles.
Would you like to ask a question about this page? If so, click the button below!
Ask a Question

Joomla Community Google+ Hangout #3

June 3rd, 2014

Thank you @RustyJoomla for letting me speak on the Joomla Community Google+ Hangout!

Click here to watch!

Need more Help?

Search

Ask the Community!

Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and InMotion Hosting Staff.

Current Customers

Chat: Click to Chat Now E-mail: support@InMotionHosting.com
Call: 888-321-HOST (4678) Ticket: Submit a Support Ticket

Not a Customer?

Get web hosting from a company that is here to help. Sign up today!