How to Uninstall HiddenApp on macOS

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By Mona Al-Ariqi

updated about 2 months ago

There are two ways to uninstall HiddenApp.

Manually
You can uninstall Hidden by following these instructions when logged in as an administrator:

  1. In the Finder on your Mac navigate to Go
  2. Select: Go to folder
  3. Enter: /Library/LaunchDaemons
  4. Delete the com.hidden.daemon.plist and the com.hiddenapp.restart.plist
  5. Navigate back to Finder on your Mac and select: Go
  6. Once again select: Go to folder
  7. Enter the following path: /usr/local
  8. Delete the folder called hidden
  9. Restart your computer

Using the Terminal

You can also uninstall Hidden by opening the Terminal application and running the command below - please copy and paste the entire piece of code. You will then be requested to enter your admin password.

sudo launchctl unload /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.hidden.daemon.plist 2>/dev/null && sudo rm -rf /usr/local/hidden && echo 'All done. HiddenApp has been removed from your computer'

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