Uninstall Garageband on Mac – Full Removal Guide

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Garageband is a great application for music lovers. It enables editing and creating music easily on your Mac. The only drawback is that it is a huge space eater. If you are running out of free memory or for other reasons have decided to uninstall Garageband, this article will be useful for you. We will tell you how to delete Garageband.

How to uninstall Garageband Manually

The removal of applications on Mac may be called easy and difficult at the same time. Easy because you just need to drag and drop the icon to the Trash bin. On the other hand, moving an app to the Trash is not enough if you want to uninstall a program completely. It is important to clear all the app’s service files too. Well, let’s move on to uninstalling Garageband.

  1. Move Garageband to Trash.
  2. Go to the Library Folder: in a Menu Bar click “Go” and select “Go to.” Type in the search field ~/Library.

open Library folder*One more way to easily open any other hidden file/folder is to use a free application Funter. All you need do is just type the file or folder’s name in a search field. In our previous article, you can learn about 3 ways to show hidden folders.  

  1. Open each subfolder mentioned below and remove Garageband related files from there:

~/Library/Application Script/




remove garageband macAgain, you can find all support files of the app via the Funter program. Type in the search field “Garageband” and delete the files with the Remove button.


Delete the instrument Garageband with Mac uninstaller

It should be mentioned that there is a second way to delete Garageband, which is much easier and quicker. For this purpose, you can use a free application App Cleaner Pro. The app allows the complete removal of any software on Mac in one click. Download the app and scan your Application folder. Then select Garageband and click Remove.

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Note that App Cleaner & Uninstaller provides a free trial for 7 days. 

Video Guide: How to Uninstall Garageband on Mac

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