How do I uninstall STAAD.beava, STAAD Planwin, STAAD.Pro Advanced Analysis & RAM Connection from STA

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Area:STAAD.Pro Download/Installation/Security/Performance
Original Author:Sye Chakraborty, Bentley Technical Support Group

Staad.beava, Building Planner, Staad.Pro Advanced Analysis and RAM Connection are installed along with Staad.Pro, is there a way to uninstall them?

Unfortunately, you cannot uninstall STAAD.beava, Building Planner also called STAAD Planwin, the Advanced analysis and RAM connection that is integrated with STAAD.Pro. To make sure that the user is not using the licenses, confirm that they are unchecked in the very first screen in STAAD.Pro.

Also, to avoid using RAM Connection license, open STAAD.Pro, go to Configuration -> Misc. Options , uncheck the box "Use RAM Connection Product License". This tab was introduced from STAAD.Pro V8i (Version, the last build for STAAD.Pro Select Series 5. In case, you are using an older version/build, please upgrade to the later version of the software.

In the STAAD.Pro CE, these licenses can be deactivated in the License option: