• Laura Whiting

How to Uninstall Stata on an Apple Mac Computer

This tech tip takes you through how to uninstall Stata on a Mac.

1. Open a new Finder window. To do this, right-click the Finder icon and select "New Finder Window".

2. Select the "Applications" folder from the left side-menu in your finder window.

3. Find the "Stata" folder in "Applications. You will now need to put Stata in your trash bin. To completely uninstall Stata, right-click the Stata folder and select "Move to Trash". If you have multiple versions of Stata installed and you are only trying to uninstall one version but want to keep any other versions, then you need to open the "Stata" folder, right-click the version you want to uninstall, and select "Move to Trash".

4. Once you have moved "Stata" to the trash, you will need to empty it to completely remove Stata from your device. To do this, right-click on your trash-can and select "Empty Trash".

BEWARE: This will PERMANENTLY DELETE everything in your trash can. This action cannot be undone. Please make sure there is nothing in your trash can that you might want to retrieve before proceeding with this step.

Stata should now be uninstalled.

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