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In order to un-install a module I disabled and deleted the folder from the root module folder. Though I have deleted the module yet it's showing in module list page. Why is this? Am I doing wrong?

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Simply find the module name, and write the following command in your command-line/terminal/console to disable the module at first (by considering that the current path in your command-line is the Drupal project root directory):

drush dis moduleName -y

then after the completion of the executing the above command, write the following command to uninstall the module:

drush pm-uninstall moduleName -y

If you have several modules, you can list their names. For example for three modules, you can write:

drush dis moduleName1 moduleName2 moduleName3 -y 
drush pm-uninstall moduleName1 moduleName2 moduleName3 -y
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For uninstalling a module..

  1. Disable the module in Modules Page.
  2. Then uninstall module from Uninstall Page.
  3. Then delete the module files if you want.
  • after disabling its not showing under uninstall page – kashish Oct 15 '15 at 10:49
  • Not all modules have specific uninstall functions programmed in. A module will only show up on the uninstall tab if it has this feature. If it doesn't, skip this step and simply delete its files. from drupal.org/node/250783 – Abin Oct 15 '15 at 10:51
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    did u flush cache...?? – Abin Oct 15 '15 at 10:52
  • i could see one wonder, though i have deleted the module folder from root, if i go and check in admin->modules the module still exist, how could be possible? – kashish Oct 15 '15 at 10:55
  • check after flushing cache.. – Abin Oct 15 '15 at 10:57
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This may happen delete/remove the module before disabling in admin side....

Once again add and enable the same module... and Click checked-box to disable and click save configuration button... Now click uninstall link showed in top of the page and delete installed table...

Go to database system table...search module presence , if it is there delete rows and ensure....

Clear cache.... and ensure that cache table is empty....

Now run cron.php

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