How to Uninstall Spotify on Windows 10 and MacOS

Spotify is an excellent app for streaming music, you don’t need to download the songs and you can listen to everything online. It is fast and can work on 3G and even on 2G, which means that it is really fantastic when you are traveling. Most people got playback errors on the desktop and macOS Spotify apps.

Therefore, they want to remove Spotify app. Spotify has all versions of apps like Windows, macOS, Android, ios, and Linux. Follow the below steps to know how to uninstall Spotify on windows 10 and mac.

Some people find it difficult to remove the Spotify app on Windows and macOS. If you are reading this, you might use Spotify on Windows 10 or macOS and you surely want to uninstall it now. Spotify mobile apps and the web version are really convenient and useful. Therefore, we don’t need Spotify on desktop or macOS.

How to uninstall Spotify on Windows 10

Method 1: Via Apps & Features

Step 1: Open Apps & Features

Open the search bar at the bottom of the screen in windows 10. You will find the search bar just left to the windows icon. Type “Program Uninstaller” and click enter. open “Apps & features“.

Open Apps & Features

Step 2: Uninstall Spotify

In the Apps & Feature, you will find many applications. Find the Spotify app from them and click on the app and select uninstall option. This will uninstall the Spotify app from your computer.

Uninstall Spotify

Method 2: Via Control Panel

This method only works if you have installed the desktop Spotify app. If you have installed the Spotify from Microsoft store, this method will not work.

Step 1: Open Control Panel

Open the search bar in the bottom Taskbar and search for the control panel. The control panel app will appear above. Click on it to open the control panel.

Open Control Panel

Step 2: Open Programs

In the pop-up, you will see multiple options. At the last, there will be a “programs” option and an “uninstall a program” option. Click on the uninstall a program. This will take you to the programs that are currently installed on your computer.

Open Programs

Step 3: Uninstall Spotify

In the list of applications, find the Spotify app. Right-click on the Spotify app and the “Uninstall” option will appear. Click on the uninstall option and the app will be uninstalled.

Uninstall Spotify

You can also use third-party apps to uninstall the Spotify app. Check out the CleanMyPC uninstaller to uninstall any application on the mac.

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How to uninstall Spotify on Mac

You can manually uninstall Spotify app from your mac. Also, make sure you remove the other files from your preferences

Step 1: Delete Spotify

First of all, quit the Spotify app if it is still in running mode. Click on the finder and go to applications. Find Spotify and drag it to the trash can and it will be uninstalled.

Delete Spotify

Step 2: Delete preferences

Now remove the Spotify preferences. Search for “~/Library/Preferences” in the spotlight and select the preferences folder from the left menu.

Delete Prefrences

In the preferences folder, search for “Spotify”. Some files will be shown, just drag them into the trash can and the preferences of the Spotify app will be deleted.

Delete Prefrences

That’s it. It’s all done. Now you know how to uninstall the Spotify app from your macOS or windows pc/laptop.

Umar Farooq
Umar Farooq
Umar Farooq is a digital Evangelist having right commands on writing, also he is a web developer. He has a BS(Computer Science) and now he is Full-Time writer of TechanZone.

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