This document explains how to uninstall the New Relic Java agent. For instructions on how to temporarily disable the agent, see Disable the agent.
To remove the Java agent:
- Delete the
newrelicfolder from your app server's root directory.
- Remove the JVM argument you used to include the agent in your startup script.
- If applicable, rename your backed-up start script to its original name.
- After you complete these steps, restart your app.
You may also want to remove your app from the New Relic APM UI.
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