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Mac OS X El Capitan: How To Uninstall A Software Program

Mac OS X El Capitan: How To Uninstall A Software Program

For those that have recently updated to Mac OS X El Capitan, you may want to know how to uninstall software programs on Mac OS X El Capitan. This process is a little more different than using Microsoft Windows since you don’t need to go through the uninstall process to delete the program.

For those asking how to uninstall programs on mac, the easiest is to drag the program you want to delete into the “Trash” and once the “Trash” has been emptied then the program becomes uninstalled. This method is described in more detail below on how to uninstall programs on mac and there are also some other ways to uninstall programs on mac.

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How To Uninstall A Program On Mac OS X El Capitan:
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  1. Exit all programs
  2. Open “Finder”
  3. Go to the “Applications” folder
  4. Drag the selected program you want to uninstall to the “Trash” folder
  5. Open “Trash” folder and select “Empty”


How to Uninstall Apps On Mac OS X El Capitan:

  1. Open “Launchpad”
  2. Hold down an app’s icon until they start to jiggle
  3. Click on the delete button
  4. To uninstall the other apps, drag the apps into the “Trash” folder
  5. Open “Trash” folder and select “Empty”



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Using A Third-Party Software:

You can also download a third-party software uninstaller for those having trouble when uninstallprograms on mac. These programs will help you completely uninstall apps on your MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air or iMac. Third-party software will remove any lingering files and that not been completely deleted. Some popular uninstall program on mac software include:




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