Uninstall Java on Mac


Perhaps you encountered applications that request to install Java? Its installation is quite simple. But subsequent removal without proper knowledge can cause problems. Today we tell you about two methods of rapid Java removal. Java machine is not an application, so it does not appear either in the Launchpad, or in the Application folders. The only place where you can see it – System Preferences. (Highlighted in red)

Uninstall java

You can delete Java plugin through the Applications folder (with some condition) or through the Terminal.
Method #1

  • Go to Finder.
  • Go to Applications folder.
  • In search field type “JavaAppletPlugin.plugin”.
  • Trash the file.

uninstall java 2

Method #2

    • Launch Terminal Application
    • Enter the command:

sudo rm -fr /Library/Internet/Plug-Ins/JavaAppletPlugin.plugin

  • Enter the password of your account (account must have administrator privileges).

Screen Shot 2015-10-09 at 5.39.52 PM

Quickly Uninstall Apps on Mac

btn_BuyDirect-1