Delete nextcloud client completely windows 10

Expected behaviour:
When uninstalling the windows client, all files and data from nextcloud ist deleted

Actual behaviour:
When uninstalling and installing again, all links set in the app (so all sync parameters) are again there. So nextcloud must store some userdata somewhere.

How can I completely delete all the data from the windows client?

Most software store user settings in %appdata% and should never be deleted if you uninstall it. This is the expected behaviour. Open this folder and delete the nextcloud folder inside it.

I think even in the current version the experience is still the same. I feel it would be good if as part of deinstallation process it is asked whether accounts details should be deleted.

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This is mandatory. Just a recent example.
I used folder e:\Next for quite some time.
Uninstalled Nextcloud.
Installed and pointed to new folder e:\nextcloud

Everything worked like a charm until I turned on the machine the next day.
Files in e:\nextclud were deleted (on the server too!)
New files were put in e:\next (hence the deletion)


Agree! User’s should not be required to go to some obscure folder to delete settings (especially when working in heterogeneous environments - Linux, macOS, windows - who can remember the vagaries of where these OSes store their magical little user data) .
Especially because leaving the settings there and doing a re-install can cause catastrophic data loss (see user example below)

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I don’t know how this is handled in macOS: but at least for Linux and Windows installers usually keep the user settings as these are not created by the installer - so why should the installer remove things it did not create in the first place?

A better solution would be to offer some “cleanup tool” to remove all stored settings for a specific user or all user accounts in the system if needed.