Uninstalling XBMC for Dummies

So, for one reason or another you want to Uninstall XBMC, it’s not too difficult, although we definitely recommended keeping it on your system because of it’s clearly incredible capabilities. With that being said, we’ll gladly explain to you how to Uninstall the XBMC software, should the need arise.

UNINSTALLING XBMC FOR DUMMIES

How to Uninstall XBMC for Mac

Drag and Drop the XBMC application icon into the Trash Bin. Additionally, you may also want to Trash the “~/Library/Application Support/XBMC” folder.

How to Uninstall XBMC for Windows

Go to “Add or Remove Programs” located in your “Control Panel” then Remove XBMC.

How to Uninstall XBMC for iOS Devices

Step 1: Launch the “Cydia” icon from your iOS device.

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Step 2: Choose the “Manage” menu from the bottom of the screen. You’ll then want to click the “Packages” option.

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Step 3: Tap the “XBMC-iOS” listing from the Installed Packages.

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Step 4: Click on the “Modify” button in the Top Right corner of the screen, then choose the “Remove” button.

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Step 5: For a more thorough removal, connect to the device in SSH and then run the Following Command:

rm -Rf /private/var/mobile/Library/Preferences/XBMC/

How to Uninstall XBMC for Apple TV 2

Connect to the device in SSH and run the Following Commands:

apt-get remove org.xbmc.xbmc-atv2
rm -Rf /private/var/mobile/Library/Preferences/XBMC
apt-get remove org.xbmc.xbmc-seatbeltunlock && apt-get remove gawk && apt-get remove bsdiff

How to Uninstall XBMC for Apple TV 1

 The easiest way would probably be to Factory Restore the device.

Congratulations! You now know how to Uninstall XBMC, that way you can make sure the kids start doing their homework again. Hopefully you’ll be reinstalling it again as soon as the summer holiday begins.


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