My WebGIS installation got corrupted. How do I properly make a clean installation without need of OS reinstall?
Bad things happen. There are nearly unlimited combinations of computer hardware, OS and software versions, settings, specific project requirements and others that make truly impossible for the software to properly react to any possible situation. While reading this article you are probably the unfortunate one suffering a corrupted or misbehaving WebGIS products installation. It could have been just an installation of engineering patch that did not go well, or you have tried to upgrade from previous release version.
What you've probably done so far:
You almost got it but there are many places that you should take care of when trying to do a clean installation. The list below will guide you through all the necessary steps that usually resolve corrupted installation which worked fine a day before. You might miss some of the user settings, e.g. user preferences, recent documents list opened in GeoMedia, and such. On the other hand, the service instances will remain untouched and should work fine again after the installation succeeds.
Follow these steps:
Then, start the installations again: