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How do I uninstall Waves plugins on a Mac?

With the release of Waves Central, it is no longer necessary to uninstall waves plugins manually -Waves Central will do it for you; however, if you wish to uninstall manually, those instructions are below as well.

Waves Central:

1.  Quit all audio apps.

2.  Run Waves Central.

3.  On the top menu click Install > Uninstall.

4.  Select the products you wish to remove, then click on the Uninstall.

Manual uninstall:

If you wish to uninstall manually follow the instructions below.

1.  Delete the Waves folder located at Mac HD > Applications.

2.  Delete the Waves Preferences folder located at Mac HD > Users > Your User > Library > Preferences.

3.  Delete any Waveshells from the following locations:

Mac HD > Library > Application Support > Digidesign > Plug-Ins

Mac HD > Library > Audio > Plug-Ins > Components

Mac HD > Library > Audio > Plug-Ins > MAS

Mac HD > Library > Audio > Plug-Ins > VST

4. Empty Trash.


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