How to uninstall ExactMetrics

Interested in removing ExactMetrics? Similar to any other WordPress plugin, ExactMetrics can be deactivated and deleted.

Once removed, all tracking codes and scripts associated with ExactMetrics will no longer be inserted into your WordPress site.

Below is a step by step guide of how to uninstall ExactMetrics from your WordPress site.

Let’s Get Started

Step 1: Begin by logging into your WordPress admin panel.

Step 2: Navigate to the Plugins page within your WordPress dashboard.

Step 3: Locate the ExactMetrics plugin and proceed to deactivate it.

Step 4: Upon deactivation, you’ll have the opportunity to provide feedback on why you’re uninstalling ExactMetrics. Your input is greatly valued!

Choose from the following options:

  • I no longer need the plugin
  • I’m switching to a different plugin
  • I couldn’t get the plugin to work
  • It’s a temporary deactivation
  • Other

Once you’ve made your selection, click on Submit & Deactivate┬áto proceed.

Step 5: With ExactMetrics successfully deactivated, you can now delete the plugin entirely.

After deletion, you’ll receive a confirmation message indicating ExactMetrics has been successfully removed.


If you encounter any difficulties, consider the following troubleshooting steps:

If you notice ExactMetrics is still active despite following the steps above, please make sure to clear any cache running on your website.

If you’re not able to successfully delete ExactMetrics, you may need to use a cPanel File Manager or SFTP (e.g., FileZilla) to manually delete the ExactMetrics folder directly. Learn more on how to remove a plugin using FTP.

For users of ExactMetrics Lite or Google Analytics Dashboard for WP (GADWP), locate the folder named google-analytics-dashboard-for-wp.

For users of ExactMetrics Pro, locate the folder named exactmetrics-premium.

Should issues persist, please reach out to your your web host to delete the plugin for you.

That’s all! You’ve successfully uninstalled ExactMetrics. Thanks for giving us a shot. We hope to win you back someday!