iGetter for Mac is a download management app that allow users to accelerate download speed using segmented downloading, resume broken downloads, recover from download errors and more. You may have installed this app and now you decide to uninstall iGetter from your Mac. The question is: how to do it right?
Users may encounter different problems in uninstalling iGetter. In this tutorial we demonstrate two feasible ways to guide you through the proper removal of iGetter.
Note: Prior to the standard uninstall, you are supposed to quit the app if it is running on the system. Make sure to first quite this app on the Dock, and then you can activate Activity Monitor to detect and deactivate all its processes on the background.
Now you can perform the uninstall of iGetter. Two options are available here: you can either run an advanced, reputable uninstaller to handle the task, or you can adopt the conventional method to manually get rid of all its components from your computer.
To get you know how quickly and easily iGetter can be uninstalled from your Mac, check out this approach first. As a lightweight yet powerful utility, Osx Uninstaller enables Mac users to totally uninstall any unneeded apps within a few clicks.
See? The whole process may only take a few seconds to complete, and then you can click on Back to Interface button to verify if iGetter has disappeared from the interface, as well as from your system. Incredibly straightforward. Osx Uninstaller is a handy and reliable clean tool for both Mac beginners and experienced users. Anytime you run into uninstall troubles, just give it a try to resolve those issues.
If you don’t want to uninstall iGetter with the help of Osx Uninstaller, then follow the standard instructions provided below to properly uninstall iGetter from Mac OS X.
As mentioned before, you should quit the target app before uninstalling it, otherwise error message might pop up to interrupt the uninstall process, as shown below.
iGetter comes with a dedicated uninstaller that helps remove its components and restore the browser to default state. To properly uninstall iGetter, do the followings:
The drag-to-delete method works for almost all apps in all versions of Mac OS X. Generally it will instantly remove the app you select from sight, and the app will appear in the Trash. You will need to empty the Trash to perform the uninstall. If you cannot move the app to the Trash, reboot your Mac and then uninstall it again.
You may not install iGetter on the App Store, but for the apps that are downloaded and installed from the App Store, you can easily uninstall them from the Launchpad.
Once you click the X icon, the app will be uninstalled instantly from your Mac. Using this way you will not need to empty the Trash to conduct the uninstallation.
Though iGetter has been uninstalled from your system, it may still leave behind many invalid files and folders on the User Library inside Home Folder. To carry out a complete removal, you’d better detect those remnants and then delete them all.
After performing these two steps, you can empty the Trash to permanently get rid of them. But hey, here is the important point you should remember: the act of emptying the Trash is irrevocable, and everything dropped in the Trash will be deleted from the system immediately. Make sure you haven’t mistakenly delete anything there.
Finally we come to the end of the manual uninstallation. Now you should have fully uninstalled iGetter from your machine. The standard way also works for uninstalling other apps as long as they are installed properly. If you still have troubles when uninstall iGetter, just take the recommended solution to fix the issues.
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