How do I uninstall Wordpress from my Ubuntu Server?

Posted February 5, 2015 14.8k views

I want to completely uninstall wordpress from my server and know if I just delete the files via FTP there will be issues. Thank You

1 comment

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Submit an Answer
1 answer

You should also remove the configuration files associated with the virtual site for apache/nginx/whatever webserver you’re using.

You also might want to clean up the database that wordpress was using.