|Tips for Using HCL Nice tool|
"Notes Install Cleanup Utility"
NICE Tool 11.0.x for Windows English
2.26MB - Mar 26, 2020
Using the Notes Install Cleanup Executable (NICE) tool for Notes and ICAA
(Use the NICE_Tool_Article_KB0040768.zip file link)
NOTE: Prior to running the NICE tool consider backing up your Data files. (Notes/data directory )
You can rename "data" folder to "data_old" to backup your data folder
1. Close the Notes Client
2. locate and extract the nice.zip file
3. double click nice.exe
- choose the Notes Client that you are using
- optionally check "Remove all program files" and "Remove all data files"
4.Once it is done, rerun the nice.exe
- check the "Wipe mode"
- click "Remove" button
5. When the wipe mode is done you can proceed on installing the Notes Client
The tool can be run "silently" (e.g. by script) and can be passed options for its uninstall.
List of all possible Nice tool options:
-h Show help
-qn Silent mode
-qn+ Silent mode with status dialog box at the end
-qb Silent mode with progress bar
-qb+ Silent mode with progress bar and status dialog box at the end
-rp Remove program files
-rd Remove data files
-wipe Force removal of all Notes installation information
-rn Remove Notes installation
-ri Remove ICAA installation
As of 2022/05/03, we do not see a separate download for the NICE tool in FlexNet for Notes 12.0.1.
Therefore, use the KB0040768 article download.