1.    29 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 57
    Windows 10

    Disable/Remove SkyDrive


    So I found this script:

    @echo off
    cls

    set x86="%SYSTEMROOT%\System32\OneDriveSetup.exe"
    set x64="%SYSTEMROOT%\SysWOW64\OneDriveSetup.exe"

    echo Closing OneDrive process.
    echo.
    taskkill /f /im OneDrive.exe > NUL 2>&1
    ping 127.0.0.1 -n 5 > NUL 2>&1

    echo Uninstalling OneDrive.
    echo.
    if exist %x64% (
    %x64% /uninstall
    ) else (
    %x86% /uninstall
    )
    ping 127.0.0.1 -n 5 > NUL 2>&1

    echo Removing OneDrive leftovers.
    echo.
    rd "%USERPROFILE%\OneDrive" /Q /S > NUL 2>&1
    rd "C:\OneDriveTemp" /Q /S > NUL 2>&1
    rd "%LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\OneDrive" /Q /S > NUL 2>&1
    rd "%PROGRAMDATA%\Microsoft OneDrive" /Q /S > NUL 2>&1

    echo Removeing OneDrive from the Explorer Side Panel.
    echo.
    REG DELETE "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{018D5C66-4533-4307-9B53-224DE2ED1FE6}" /f > NUL 2>&1
    REG DELETE "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{018D5C66-4533-4307-9B53-224DE2ED1FE6}" /f > NUL 2>&1

    pause
    But that does not remove it from the shell. How can I remove it completely?
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  2.    29 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10 Pro (15063.138)

    Disabling it through gpedit.msc worked for me.

    Go to:

    Code:
    Local Computer Policy\Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components
    It should be there, set: "Prevent the usage of OneDrive for file storage" to Enable.

    Exit and run "gpupdate /force"
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  3.    29 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 57
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Does "gpupdate /force" even need to be ran? It vanished instantly.

    Also, do you have a .reg that can do that for me?
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  4.    29 Jul 2015 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10 Pro (15063.138)

    Quote Originally Posted by SightUp View Post
    Does "gpupdate /force" even need to be ran? It vanished instantly.

    Also, do you have a .reg that can do that for me?
    Unfortunately no mate.

    I do most of my work through gpedit.msc, I rarely work with .regs or .bats anymore.
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  5.    29 Jul 2015 #5
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    Posts : 57
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    Thread Starter

    Does that remove it in addition to stopping the service/program from running too?
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  6.    30 Jul 2015 #6
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    Thread Starter

    Bump!
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  7.    30 Jul 2015 #7
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    Posts : 21
    Windows 10 Pro (15063.138)

    Quote Originally Posted by SightUp View Post
    Does that remove it in addition to stopping the service/program from running too?
    Yup!.

    At least on my end it does.
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