How to Uninstall uTorrent on Mac | Uninstall guide
As you know, uTorrent is a nice application for downloading of various files (video, games, books, music, etc.) from the Internet. But sometimes it happens that we need to uninstall uTorrent on Mac for some reason, and you’ll definitely find the best solutions for this problem in our guide!
So, today we will go through step by step How to uninstall uTorrent on Mac guide. So if you are trying to uninstall uTorrent from Mac but haven’t succeed, this guide is just for you.
As always we will show you several ways on how to uninstall uTorrent on Mac. uTorrent is not a large program, it’s only 4 Mb size, but it has a lot of related files on your Mac which are really hard to find and delete by yourself. Besides, maybe your uTorrent stopped working correctly and you need to uninstall it before you will install it from scratch.
Before we start our tutorial I want to remind you that you can use a Mac Uninstaller tool (free for Download) to uninstall uTorrent right now without reading this whole article. If this interests you, just go forward to the last section of this post called “How to Uninstall uTorrent with CleanMyMac 3” which is containing detailed uninstall instruction with few easy steps, also you should read CleanMyMac 3 Review.
But if you want to know about different ways of how to uninstall uTorrent from your Mac, please continue reading.
How to uninstall uTorrent from Mac using Trash
Let’s begin our tutorial with the first way of uninstalling uTorrent through our Trash. All you need to do is to find all the uTorrent files and move them to the Trash on your Desktop. But how can you do this? Really simple, just follow the instructions below:
- Find and open Application Folder.
- Locate uTorrent icon there.
- Click-and-Drag uTorrent icon to the Trash.
- Empty Trash.
Done? I think not, because we’ve only removed the main uTorrent folder. All the related files are still in your system. So what can we do? Try to find those files in the system folders by doing this:
- ~/Library/Application Support/
If it doesn’t work for you try to open any folder and type in the search field on the top right corner “uTorrent” then grab all of the results and drag them to your Trash then “Empty Trash”.
I hope now you are done. But if you still can’t uninstall uTorrent or don’t want to spend your time on finding those tons of files you can go and Download the best of Mac Uninstallers, CleanMyMac 3 (free for Download) will not just uninstall uTorrent from your Mac. It’s also helps to keep your Mac running clean and fast.
But firstly I want to show you one more way of how to uninstall uTorrent on Mac with Terminal. Please continue reading.
How to Uninstall uTorrent on Mac with Terminal
Ok, let’s try to uninstall uTorrent using Mac Terminal. I want to remind you that if you don’t know how properly use Terminal don’t use it. Just go ahead to the post section called “How to uninstall uTorrent with CleanMyMac 3” and make it happen easily. If you decide use Terminal you are responsible for all the risks.
Anyway, follow these 5 steps and I think you will uninstall it easily:
- Quit uTorrent
- Open Terminal
- Type: cd Applications
- Type: sudo rm -rf utorrent.app
- Enter your password
It wasn’t hard for you, was it? I think not! Now you are totally done with uTorrent. But as I was saying before, you have only just removed the main application file and not all the related files from your Mac. And I really think that this way can be a little bit dangerous for the simple user like us.
So if all those methods didn’t work for you I recommend you try this last one which will uninstall uTorrent and all related files with it in a second.
How to Uninstall uTorrent with CleanMyMac 3
Finally, after those methods, this will be the easiest of them because all you need to do is download CleanMyMac 3 (free Download available) and install it on your Mac if you haven’t done so already.
So you need to do those 4 simple steps and you’re done:
1. Find and open CleanMyMac 3 app.
2. Pick “Uninstaller” in the menu on the left side.
3. In the right list of the apps try to find uTorrent icon. Set checked on uTorrent icon and click “Uninstall” button on the centre bottom.
4. We are done. uTorrent was successfully uninstalled from your Mac OS X.
For your better understanding I made short video to show you all the process:
Sweet and Easy!!! CleanMyMac 3 has uninstalled uTorrent from your Mac OS X in a second, including all the related files. Now you can use it every time you need to uninstall a program on your Mac.
Why we use CleanMyMac 3? It’s a good question, I think that CleanMyMac 3 is the best Mac Uninstaller ever. It has a really good design and contains a lot of useful features. For example, automatic smart clean-up, clean mail attachments, removing of old and large files, clean-up iTunes, removing different kinds of system garbage, and many more.
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October 14, 2014 by Mark Walker Download CleanMyMac 3 Right Now!