• Uninstall Apps on Mac

How to Uninstall Apps on Mac

The uninstallation process on Mac is much simpler than on a Windows computer. You can easily uninstall an application installed on your Mac device. Proceed with the steps given below to uninstall an application in Mac. 

Manual uninstallation Method:

  • Close the running application of the program you want to remove.
  • Locate the Finder icon in the dock and open it.
  • Search for Applications in the finder bar. 
  • In the Applications folder, select the application you want to uninstall.
  • Right-click on the app icon, and select the Move to Trash option from the list.
  • You can also drag the application icon you want to remove to the Trash folder present in the dock.
  • If the application is inside a folder, you can search for an Uninstaller tool in it. Double-click on the uninstaller and continue to uninstall the application by following the instructions in the wizard.
  • Empty the bin to delete the files completely. Right-click on the Bin icon and select the Empty Trash option.

Uninstalling using the Launchpad application:

  • Using Launchpad, you can remove the applications you have installed from the Mac App Store.
  • Open the Launchpad application and select the application that you want to remove.
  • Click on the Exit ‘X’ icon to select Delete when prompted for confirmation.
  • The application will be successfully uninstalled on your Mac device.
How to Uninstall Apps on Mac
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