Uninstall LastPass on Mac

Asya Karapetyan
Content marketer, who specializes in Mac how-to guides
September 21, 2023
7 minutes to read

LastPass icon

LastPass can generate passwords so that you do not need to come up with a password for each site, and the app will remember it for you. Although LastPass is a popular utility, it turned out a while ago that the app had some vulnerabilities, so most users decided to delete it. In this article, we will provide a full guide of two ways to uninstall LastPass on Mac safely.

Contents:

  1. How to delete the LastPass app manually.
  2. How to uninstall LastPass with App Cleaner & Uninstaller.

Delete the LastPass app on a Mac manually

  1. First, quit the application. You can do it from the Dock panel or from the Menu Bar.
  2. The Quit LastPass Dock command selected

    The Quit LastPass menu command selected

  3. Find and remove LastPass from the Applications folder in Finder.

    Move to Trash context menu command selected for LastPass application in Finder

  4. Now it’s time to find and remove all the traces of LastPass in your System. Go to the Library folder by pressings the Cmd+Shift+G shortcut in Finder and navigating ~/Library.
  5. Go to Library

  6. Check the following subfolders for LastPass caches, logs and other related files:
    • ~Library/Application Scripts
      LastPass Application Scripts folder
    • ~Library/Caches
      LastPass Caches folder
    • ~Library/Containers
      LastPass Containers folder
    • ~Library/Application Support
    • ~Library/Logs
    • ~Library/Preferences
    • ~Library/Cookies

If, for some reason, you can’t find the service files of LastPass, use App Cleaner & Uninstaller, which shows all the leftovers of any app removed manually. Learn in the second section how to remove programs completely with App Cleaner & Uninstaller.


Uninstall LastPass with App Cleaner & Uninstaller

App Cleaner & Uninstaller is a special utility to completely remove any program on Mac. The app allows you to uninstall applications, remove only their support files, operate extensions installed on your Mac and even find and remove the traces of old already deleted apps.

By default, the uninstaller can check apps for a complete cleanup when you move any app to Trash. This means that each time you delete an application, you will get a notification with the reminder to also delete the file remains. Click the Uninstall with App Cleaner button.

App Cleaner & Uninstaller notification that service files left behind

The app will show a window with the traces found. Just click Remove to get rid of the application completely.

Move to Trash context menu command selected for LastPass application in Finder

If you want to preview all your applications and quickly uninstall multiples of them, then it would be convenient and quick if you follow these steps.

  1. Launch App Cleaner & Uninstaller. It will scan the Application folder and show all programs installed on your Mac in the left section. You can arrange them by date or by size.
  2. Select the apps you want to uninstall.
  3. Click the Remove button.

LastPass in App Cleaner & Uninstaller

App Cleaner & Uninstaller provides a wide range of useful features. Learn more about them in the following articles.



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