remove hub transport role

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I am trying to uninstall Exchange 2007

It has allowed me to remove all roles, but the hub transport role.

This just advises of exit code 5 - nothing more.

can i hack this out through the registry
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#Can you please check the ExchangeSetup.log which is located on the root drive i.e C:\drive\ExchangeSetuplogs then open it scroll towards the end & let me on which dll is it failing?

#Can you please upload the ExchangeSetup.log file if the above step is difficult for you.

# Most probably it woulld fail on DiagnosticCmdletController.dll however they are different locations like x64 or x86

#Search for the dll mentioned in the exchangesetup log file & note down the locations.

#If the un-installation of the hub role fails at DiagnosticCmdletController.dll then perform a registration of the dll i.e. regsvr32 "path of the DiagnosticCmdletController.dll" then perform un-installation of the hub transport role.

I managed to remove myself by first running a repair from the file and then hacking the references to the services.

This left the software in but allowed me to rerun the installer and install it.

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