How to Delete Programs From a Mac
Deleting programs or applications on a Mac really couldn't be any easier. When Apple introduced OSX, they made installing and removing applications a breeze. Prior to OSX, it took a bit more time and savvy to remove an application completely. However, now you can do it in less than a couple minutes.
Things You'll Need
Removing the Application
Locate the application you want to delete by opening the hard drive and then opening the Applications folder.
Select the application you want to delete by clicking once on it. If the application resides in a folder, select the folder.
On your keyboard, hold down the "Command" key while tapping the "Delete" key.
Empty your computer's trash by right-clicking on the Trash Can icon in your dock and choosing "Empty Trash."
Tips & Warnings
- If you are running OS9 or earlier, visit www.apple.com for further instructions.
- Be very certain of what you want to delete before choosing to do so.