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uninstall CLI command reference

Detailed information on the uninstall CLI command


Uninstall Dapr runtime.

Supported platforms


dapr uninstall [flags]


Name Environment Variable Default Description
--all false Remove Redis, Zipkin containers in addition to actor placement container. Remove default dapr dir located at $HOME/.dapr or %USERPROFILE%\.dapr\.
--help, -h Print this help message
--kubernetes, -k false Uninstall Dapr from a Kubernetes cluster
--namespace, -n dapr-system The Kubernetes namespace to uninstall Dapr from
--container-runtime docker Used to pass in a different container runtime other than Docker. Supported container runtimes are: docker, podman


Uninstall from self-hosted mode

dapr uninstall

You can also use option --all to remove .dapr directory, Redis, Placement and Zipkin containers

dapr uninstall --all

You can specify a different container runtime while setting up Dapr. If you omit the --container-runtime flag, the default container runtime is Docker.

dapr uninstall --all --container-runtime podman

Uninstall from Kubernetes

dapr uninstall -k