Removing a app from terminal....Help Pls..

Discussion in 'macOS Sierra (10.12)' started by amitabhbansal, Apr 16, 2017.

  1. amitabhbansal macrumors 6502

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    #1
    Hi friends
    one of my friend installed UPX on my macbook and from then its behaving strange, i want to uninstall it, please do help me,
    Here i am mentioning the things from where he installed UPX

    About the App
    Install the App
    1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
    2. Run in Terminal app:
      ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null
      and press enter/return key. Wait for the command to finish.
    3. Run:
      brew install upx
    Please help me uninstalling it because this UPX is not showing me in applications
     
  2. Yahooligan macrumors 6502a

    Yahooligan

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    #2
    UPX is a command-line utility to compress and uncompress files, it won't have an entry in the Applications folder because that's not how it's run.

    If you don't want to use it then you can remove it using the same tool that installed it (brew); brew uninstall upx
     
  3. amitabhbansal thread starter macrumors 6502

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    #3
    Thanks a lot yahooligan...my macbook is working fine now after uninstalling it :)
     

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