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How To Uninstall Apps On Mac OS X

The best thing about Macs is the fact they are so simple and easy to use. In case you are a beginner, or if you switched from Windows to Mac OS X recently, don’t worry, because you’ll figure it out all out quickly. There are many great applications you can download, and you will certainly try a bunch of them. You will remove the ones you don’t need, use or like, and here you can find out how to uninstall apps on Mac.

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How to uninstall apps on Mac

Before we share this simple guide that will show you how to uninstall apps on Mac, we must mention that certain apps cannot be deleted. The apps you won’t be able to remove are the part of Mac OS X, such as Mail, or Safari. You can uninstall all the other apps you downloaded from the Mac App Store or some website.

If you want to uninstall programs on Mac, and remove the apps you got from the Mac App Store, follow the steps listed below:

  • Find the Launchpad in the Dock and click on it
  • Choose the app you want to uninstall and hold its icon
  • You will notice the icons of all the apps will start to jiggle
  • Click on the X button and the app will be uninstalled
  • In case you change your mind later, go to the Mac App Store and reinstall the application.

If the icon of the app you want to remove does not have the X button, it means it cannot be deleted in the Launchpad.

Click Applications in the Finder sidebar. If the application you wish to uninstall is inside a folder, open that folder. See if there is the (App) Uninstaller or Uninstall (App). If there is, double click on that, and just follow the given instructions.

Here is how to uninstall apps on Mac if the application you wish to remove doesn’t have an uninstaller: click applications in the Finder sidebar, find the app you want to uninstall and drag it to the Trash. After that, choose Finder and the option Empty Trash.

We showed you how to uninstall app on Mac, so just follow this guide and remove all unwanted apps and install some more exciting ones.

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