MVC: How to delete the GridSytem Layout Widgets

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Article Number000093731
EnvironmentProduct: Sitefinity
Version: 11.x
OS: All supported OS versions
Database: All supported Microsoft SQL Server versions
Question/Problem Description
How to delete the MVC GridSytem Layout Widgets?
After deleting the MVC Grid Layout widgets from the Toolboxes Advanced Settings and restart the project reverts the deleted Grid Widgets.
Steps to Reproduce1. Navigate to Administration » Settings » Advanced » Toolboxes » Toolboxes » PageLayouts » Sections » Grids » Tools » Delete the widget
2. Restart the project, the deleted widget will get back.
Clarifying Information
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number
Deleted Grid System layout widget's code file still exists in the file system, at ~\ResourcePackages\Bootstrap\GridSystem\Templates folder.
1. Delete the Grid System layout widget's code file from the folder ~\ResourcePackages\Bootstrap\GridSystem\Templates.
2. Restart the project.

In case the deleted Layout widget was used in a page template, there will be an error message on the frontend. See the documentation at the Notes section for details.
References to Other Documentation:

Sitefinity Documentation, Add customizable grid widgets to MVC templates - Delete a grid widget file
Last Modified Date1/10/2019 7:19 AM

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