Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Uninstall Vagrant for Mac OS X

Uninstall Vagrant Application in Mac OS X – Vagrant removal steps from Mac OS X

Want to uninstall Vagrant apps? Not able to find a way to uninstall Vagrant completely from your Mac Machine? Is your Mac machine giving error after manually uninstalling Vagrant application?

Uninstalling Vagrant in mac is just a different approach than in Windows OS. Windows OS provides a option to uninstall application or application manufactures provides uninstaller with the application. But in Mac OS X there is nothing like uninstall utility. To uninstall the Vagrant you simply need to drag & drop the Vagrant application bundles to trash, that's it. STOP this is not the end there is more to properly uninstalling the Vagrant from your machine.

Vagrant Bundles – The Application Bundle

Drag & Drop leaves the associated files of Vagrant application. Normally, it is thought that all the associated files of a application is saved in the one folder but it is not so. Vagrant supported files & preference files are saved in other location than the Vagrant Package folder. So you need to get all these files deleted manually. Deleting all the left overs of Vagrant is not that easy, you need to find all the location where Vagrant has saved the files. Some of the location where Vagrant would have saved the files are ~/Library/Preferences/[] ~/Library/Application Support/[]
Recommendation You should always use the Award winning tool to Uninstall Vagrant completely from your Mac machine.

Using Finder the remove the Vagrant Application Bundles & Additional Files

To Manually uninstall Vagrant & all associated files
  • Start the Activity monitor to look for the processes running, if you find the Vagrant application process running then quit it, make sure that Vagrant processes is not running.
  • Start finder to look for the Vagrant name.
  • Searching "Vagrant" vs "Contents"
  • Delete all files and folders related to the Vagrant app.
  • A reboot might be necessary to completely remove some apps.

See how Award Winning Vagrant Utility helps you to completely uninstall the application.


Follow these steps to remove Vagrant app from your Mac:

  1. Download a fully-functional trial version of MacKeeper.
  2. Open the Smart Uninstaller tool and select the application you wish to remove. main-screen
  3. Click Remove to completely uninstall the selected app. icon_1_10
So download now to get rid of Vagrant app from you Mac.



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