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Last updated by Dennis 1 year, 2 months ago.

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March 3, 2019 at 2:45 pm #3266273


Hi I want to uninstall WPML completely, including all the databases it has created.

March 4, 2019 at 6:35 am #3267227



Welcome to WPML Support forum.

Do you have existing translations made for secondary languages? Do you wish to remove them as well?

If yes, and If you want to delete secondary language contents as well then please follow below steps:

Please backup your site completely before proceeding

1. Using Admin bar switcher >> switch to Secondary language >> Select all & Delete the English posts.
2. Then do same steps for pages/media images/taxonomy.
3. Deactivate the Secondary language in wpml >> languages.
4. Now you can reset WPML by Going to WPML >> Support >> Troubleshooting >> There, click on “Reset and deactivate WPML” - this action will remove WPML tables (tables with the 'icl_' prefix) from the database.

If you haven't done any translation yet. you can go directly to Step #5.

Thank you.

Kind regards,