How to Uninstall Minecraft from Your PC or Mobile

People often look for ways to uninstall Minecraft, although it does not occupy much of the place on your personal computer. There are various ways to uninstall Minecraft, today we have gathered all of them and we will show you how to uninstall Minecraft from your PC very easily.

How to Uninstall Minecraft – Method 1

There are many ways, let us first start with Method 1 and it is probably the easiest method that can be followed.

How to Uninstall Minecraft in Windows

This is the most commonly asked question because most people use windows and Minecraft becomes a space problem. So many people look for solutions to uninstall Minecraft from windows, here we will discuss it in a stepwise manner.

Step 1 – (Optional) If you want you can keep a backup of the games that you play

If you want or if you think that later on, you will again install the Minecraft game then you can keep all your old passwords safely.

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  1. Press the buttons Windows + R which will open the Run box
  2. Type “%appdata” in the run box
  3. Then press the enter button on your keyboard

Find the folder says ”saves” and copy that folder and keep it in some other location so that when you re-install the application you can use the folder again.

Step 2 – Uninstall Minecraft like any other Application on Windows

The latest version of the Minecraft can use the traditional windows installer, like any other application the Minecraft can be uninstalled from the control panel.

Uninstall Minecraft

  1. Click on the Start button
  2. Then select the Control panel
  3. Select the option which says uninstall a program”
  4. Select “Minecraft”
  5. Click on the “uninstall” option

Step 3 – Open the Run box

You can open the Run box by pressing Windows + R or you can directly click the Run button. Type “%appdata” in the run box and then press enter and this will open the roaming folder.

Drag the Minecraft to the recycle bin. You can also double click on the Minecraft tab and double click on it to get the delete option.

How to Uninstall Minecraft in Mac OS X 

Well, this is not very common, because not everyone would be able to buy Mac but for those who already have it, here you go. Today we will tell you here how to uninstall Minecraft in Mac OS X.

Finder Window

  1. Click on the Desktop or Open a Finder Window
  2. Go to Folder

After opening the window, you need to press cmnd+shift+G to open a folder. In the “Go to Folder box” you need to type “~/Library/Application Support/” and then also press the ‘return’ button.

3. You can keep your passwords saved if you want like you do for windows.

4. Drag the Minecraft icon to the trash folder.

Like windows, you can also right-click on Minecraft and press the delete button.

How to uninstall Minecraft in Android

After Windows and Mac OS X the most common OS would be Android which the average or more than average of the population use. Hence here we will give you the steps which you may follow to uninstall Minecraft in Android phones. In mobile phones, Minecraft is a problem because it occupies a lot of memory.

Step 1 –  (Optional) If you want you can keep a back up of the games that you play

If you want or if you think that later on, you will again install the Minecraft game then you can keep all your old passwords safely.

  1. Open your File Manager
  2. Open your games folder
  3. Then click on com. Mojang option
  4. Copy the Minecraft World’s folder to another location

Step 2 – Open the Settings App on your device 


  1. Click on the “apps” option
  2. Look for “Minecraft pocket edition”
  3. Then you will find the “uninstall” button

Following the above mentioned 5 steps, you will be able to uninstall Minecraft very easily without any trouble.

Wrapping Up!

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