How To Quickly Uninstall Plex Media Player on Mac

By MiniCreo, on May 14, 2019, in Mac Uninstaller |

What Is Plex Media Player? Plex is a client-server media player system and software suite holding two main components. The Plex Media Server desktop application runs on Windows, macOS and Linux. The Plex server desktop application organizes video (Check Best iTunes Alternatives 2019), audio and photos from a user's collections and from online services, enabling the players to access and stream the contents. Plex is also available for iOS and Android mobile system.

Why uninstalling Plex Media Player on Mac? Plex Media Player has been reported for frequently freezing on the latest macOS Mojave, and there is no solid fix until then. Also the main features in Plex Media Player are paid, which lead users cannot get full access to its service. If you find no use of Plex, read this article to learn how to uninstall Plex Media Player on macOS Mojave (Learn How To Clean Uninstall TVMOBiLi Program on Mac).

How To Uninstall Plex Player on Mac

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Part 1: How To Uninstall Plex on Mac Manually

Plex Media Player is compatible with OS X Mavericks and upwards. You can easily get rid of Plex by moving it to Trash bin. Unfortunately, this regular way to uninstall Plex will leave a large amount of orphaned app junk on your Mac. Follow steps below to learn how to clean uninstall Plex Media Player on your Mac manually (How To Clean Uninstall X Kodi on Mac OS).

  • Step 1: Quit Plex > Open Finder app on Mac > Applications > Plex > Move Plex Client to Trash:
  • How To Uninstall Plex Player on Mac
  • Step 2: To delete Plex settings, preferences and other orphaned data, open Finder > Go > Go To Folder > Enter ~/Library/Application/Support/Plex/
  • How To Uninstall Plex Player on Mac
  • Step 3: Locate all the orphaned Python files by digging into each folder. Most of them are stored in: Application Support | Caches | Containers | Frameworks | Logs | Preferences | Saved | Application State | WebKit
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  • Step 4: Delete the files associated with Plex to Trash > Empty Trash and restart your Mac to finish the removal of Plex Client on your Mac.
  • How To Uninstall Plex on Mac Manually

Part 2: How To Clean Uninstall Plex on Mac [Time-Saving Method]

The manual way to uninstall Plex media player would be a disaster if you are new to macOS file system. That's why you need Omni Remover, an expert Plex Uninstaller software that can help uninstall Plex and other stubborn applications on your Mac. Here are the detailed steps about how to uninstall Plex Client with Omni Remover. Free Download


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    Step 1:

    Click here to download Omni Remover 2 > Install and Open Omni Remover 2 on your Mac.

    How To Completely Uninstall Plex Player on Mac Step 1
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    In Omni Remover 2 > App Uninstall > Choose Plex Player Client icon > Clean Uninstall.

    How To Completely Uninstall Plex on Mac Step 2
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    Then Omni Remover 2 will start scanning all Plex Client data/files > After it finished scanning, click Clean Uninstall to start removing Plex Client from your Mac.

    How To Completely Uninstall Plex on Mac Step 3

The Bottom Line

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