3 How to delete apps from Mac and MacBook

Actually how to delete applications from Mac and MacBook is very easy. It will be difficult at first, but this way you can do it.

3 How to delete apps from Mac and MacBook

This is natural because Mac OS X and macOS Sierra do not have a control panel like the Windows control panel. You also can't just right-click and then delete the app by selecting the Delete Mac app option.

1. How to delete Apps from Mac via Applications Folder

To delete a Mac application, all you need to do is go to the applications folder. To be clear, let's read the tutorial on removing Mac OS X apps on Mac and MacBook:

  • Open the Applications folder or Applications folder. You can open the finder to search for the Applications Folder.
  • Find the app you want to remove.
  • Right click or Control + Click the application and select Move to Trash Can or Move to Trash.
  • The Mac app has been removed. You will no longer find Mac apps in the apps list.

How? Too easy? There is an even easier way. The trick is straight from Launchpad.

2. How to delete Apps from Mac Directly via Launchpad

While you can't uninstall apps by right-clicking them, you can uninstall Mac apps right from the launch pad.


  • Open launchpad and of course you can find various applications there.
  • Drag the app you want to remove to the Trash in the lower-right corner of the Dock.
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  • Confirm Mac app removal.
  • You can also remove them by holding down the Option key on the keyboard and seeing that there will be an (x) icon in the top left corner of each app icon.

  • Just click to uninstall the Mac app and confirm app removal.

You are not sure the app will be deleted along with all cache? Don't worry, you can use the uninstaller to delete Mac apps and also delete cached apps that are still stored. One of the Mac uninstaller apps that you can use on your Ma is CleanMyMac 3.

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3. How to delete Mac Apps with Uninstaller

How to remove applications with CleanMyMac 3 is also very easy because you can simply use the uninstaller feature and you can delete all applications.

  • Open CleanMyMac3.
  • Open the uninstaller feature in CleanMyMac.
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  • Select the app you want to remove from your Mac or MacBook.
  • Just uninstall Mac apps by clicking uninstall.
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  • CleanMyMac will delete Mac apps and clear Mac app cache.

That's the easy way to remove apps from Mac. Hopefully this article can help.