How to delete GarageBand from Mac?

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GarageBand is a popular music software due to its powerful music creation and editing tools. It is used by most of the musicians for their music productions and is preferred for starters in themusic industry. It had plenty of virtual instruments and their variations stored in the app that works as if they are in real world. GarageBand for PC comes with many effects, loops, and amp to use in the music creations. Users can add multiple tracks up to 255 simultaneously and play them together.

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Even though GarageBand is used by musicians, many like to use more advanced Digital Music Workstations like Logic Pro X, FL Studio, and other software because of their cutting-edge features and technologies. Many people may not need it anymore, or it came as a default software and need to delete it from their Mac. Even though GarageBand only takes like 3 GB space but the loops that support the application may be large and sometimes they may occupy more than 10 GB which is much Space in a Personal Computer.

How to Delete GarageBand from Mac?

Method 1: Manually

Removing GarageBand from Mac is not such an easy task as Operating System does not provide any direct way to uninstall it. So we need to do it manually from the Mac

Follow the Steps to delete GarageBand mostly from your Mac.

Step 1: Firstly, go to this location in your Mac Macintosh HD/Applications/ this is where you GarageBand application is present which occupies storage of more than 1 GB. Delete the app from the Mac.

Step 2: Now go to another location in your Mac Macintosh HD/Library/Application Support/GarageBand here the support files for the GarageBand are present, delete the folder “GarageBand”.

Step 3: Then go to this location in your Mac Macintosh HD/Library/Application Support/Logic here are some more support files are present which are almost a GB in size, Delete the folder “Logic”.

Step 4: This the last folder you need to remove Macintosh HD/Library/Audio/Apple Loops this app may vary the size, delete the folder “Apple Loops.”

*NOTE: If you are using Logic Pro X do not delete this folder.

If you have done all the steps above, then you have successfully deleted GarageBand from your Mac.

Method 2: Third-party App

You can use third-party apps also to remove the GarageBand application from your Mac. To uninstall using third-party apps follow these steps.

Step 1: Download App Cleanerapplication from this website, Click Here.

Step 2: Install the app on your Mac.

Step 3: Open the app and drag GarageBand and drop on the App Cleaner.

Step 4: Select all the files and folders it shows and click “Delete.”

Step 5: Restart your system and checkwhether GarageBand is removed or not.

These are the two possible options by which you can delete GarageBand software from your Mac.

Are the processes useful for you to delete GarageBand from your Mac? If not leave your query in the comment section, we will try to find a solution.