TrueCrypt is a (Security Software) application that accessible for the macOS, with its establishment, you will discover the introduced bundle in the Applications folder, and some help files and reserves are made while you are using it on the PC. What’s more, it doesn’t permit to be evacuated on the off chance that you don’t stop it before running.
TrueCrypt users regularly need to uninstall the program for some reasons, for example, reinstall it or would prefer not to use it on the Mac. For this situation, you ought to initially consider to uninstall TrueCrypt on the Mac. Nonetheless, individuals regularly go over these issues when play out the evacuation:
- TrueCrypt refuses to be expelled from the Mac
- TrueCrypt files and information can’t cleaned altogether with the app evacuation
- Related issues and issues appear in the wake of evacuating the application
- Individuals can’t locate a viable path on Mac to expel TrueCrypt
In the event that you need to thoroughly expel TrueCrypt with no of these issues, you should know in what capacity can uninstall it and which is the most ideal approach to evacuate it effortlessly and rapidly.
Delete TrueCrypt in the Launchpad
- Open up Launchpad, and sort TrueCrypt in the inquiry box on the best.
- Snap and hold TrueCrypt symbol with your mouse catch until the point that it begins to squirm. At that point tap the “X” that appears on the left upper corner of TrueCrypt to play out the uninstall.
- This tap-and-hold strategy is applicable for the apps introduced through the App Store, and it requires OS X lion or later. When you tap the X symbol, the uninstallation of TrueCrypt will be dealt with promptly, and there is no compelling reason to exhaust the Trash a short time later. Along these lines can’t uninstall worked in apps too.
Launch TrueCrypt uninstaller
It merits saying that, a few applications for Mac accompany their own particular devoted uninstallers, e.g. Adobe and Microsoft. Those apps will introduce extra programming to give expanded capacities, or place library files and related application conditions somewhere else in OS X. You can manually erase all the going with segments also, however it is smarter to run the specific uninstaller to completely expel the application alone with its packaged programming or related things.
- Find the TrueCrypt establishment file and double tap to open it up.
- Select the [uninstaller] in the bundle and double tap to run it.
- Take after the onscreen prompts to finish the uninstalling procedure.
To uninstall the product and modules that don’t appear in the Application folder or accompany a uninstaller, you should go to their official sites and search for their own particular downloadable uninstallers or the uninstallation directions gave there. With respect to some apps that are worked in macOS, you can either run summons in the Terminal to erase it, or attempt the uninstall device offered in the last area of this post.
Erase TrueCrypt Library Files, Caches and Preferences
Most OS X application are independent bundles that can be effectively uninstalled by dragging them to the Trash, yet there are special cases as well. Some of you may think about whether the great strategies said above help evacuate the related files or folders made by TrueCrypt. All things considered, despite the fact that totally uninstalling apps on OS X is substantially more straightforward than that on Windows, you may need to check if there are support and inclination files left on your hard drive after TrueCrypt has been erased. TrueCrypt remnants may not do much mischief to your framework but rather do take up a specific disk space. Hence, on the off chance that you are not going to use TrueCrypt any more, these remainders can be erased for all time.
There are tow areas where apps store their inclinations and supporting files, and both are named Library. Aside from these files, TrueCrypt may likewise scramble its parts like login things, startup daemons/specialists, or bit expansions around the framework.
To evacuate every one of the hints of TrueCrypt from your Mac, do the accompanying advances:
Remove TrueCrypt in Finder
Despite the fact that TrueCrypt has been erased to the Trash, its waiting files, logs, stores and different random substance may remain on the hard disk. For finish evacuation of TrueCrypt, you can manually identify and clean out all parts related with this application. You can look for the pertinent names using Spotlight. Those inclination files of TrueCrypt can be found in the Preferences folder inside your user’s library folder (~/Library/Preferences) or the framework wide Library situated at the base of the framework volume (/Library/Preferences/), while the help files are situated in “~/Library/Application Support/” or “/Library/Application Support/”.
Open the Finder, go to the Menu Bar, open the “Go” menu, select the entry:|Go to Folder… and afterward enter the way of the Application Support folder:~/Library
Look for any files or folders with the program’s name or engineer’s name in the ~/Library/Preferences/, ~/Library/Application Support/and ~/Library/Caches/folders. Right tap on those things and snap Move to Trash to erase them.
In the interim, look for the accompanying areas to erase related things:
Moreover, there might be some part augmentations or concealed files that are not clear to discover. All things considered, you can complete a Google look about the parts for TrueCrypt. Normally piece augmentations are situated in/System/Library/Extensions and end with the expansion .kext, while concealed files are for the most part situated in your home folder. You can use Terminal (inside Applications/Utilities) to list the substance of the registry being referred to and erase the culpable thing.