Remove Lync 2010 from the command prompt

Q. How can I easily remove Lync 2010 from the command line?

A. The commands below will stop the Lync processes then uninstall silently.

taskkill /f /im communicator.exe /t
taskkill /f /im ucmapi.exe /t
msiexec /x {81BE0B17-563B-45D4-B198-5721E6C665CD} /q

These commands could be used in a Task Sequence in Configuration Manager if the uninstall needs to be triggered from Configuration Manager. Each step would comprise of one of the above commands.

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