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How to Uninstall Tor Browser From Windows, macOS & Linux [2020]

Tor Browser is one of the most loved browsers by hackers around the globe. It is a bit difficult to set up and sometimes it even malfunctions. Therefore you need to uninstall it from your system. “How to Uninstall Tor Browser


What is Tor Browser?

You might have already known about the Browser. Still, if you don’t.

Tor Browser is one of the best browsers if we talk about anonymity.

It is widely used by hackers around the world. It hides the IP into several layers which makes it really difficult to track the original IP of the user.

The Project is open-source.

It was developed by the US Navy to protect the communication between govt. and their officials.

How to Uninstall Tor Browser from Windows?

If you are a windows user and you want to uninstall the browser from windows.

Let me tell you that this browser doesn’t install like a normal application or program.

Therefore, to uninstall it just navigate the file and delete the files. Then go to:

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  • Control Panel > Uninstall a Program
  • There find any application that is installed for Tor.
  • Just select it.
  • Change/uninstall button is on the top.
  • Click it and uninstall it.

I do not prefer you to use any software removal utility. Just go for the manual one. Everything will be fine. If don’t you can comment down below, Team CSHAWK will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

Video Tutorial:

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How to Uninstall Tor in MacOS?

If you are using a Mac operating system in your system. Want to remove it? Follow the following:

  • Navigate Tor Browser directory[Default=Application Folder].
  • Delete the tor files in it.
  • In your Mac you can see at the top bar beside windows there is a “Go” option.
  • Click on it.
  • Select “Go to Folder“.
  • Copy this ~/Library/Application Support/
  • Go to the directory you’ve copied above.
  • Delete all the files in it.

Uninstall any application on mac Video:

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How to Uninstall Tor Browser in Linux?

If you are a professional user. You might be using Linux.

So, if you have a keen interest in learning about cybersecurity and Linux you can follow our website as it is entirely dedicated to it.

Let’s see to uninstall Tor from Linux:


However, removing Tor from the Linux system is very easy.

  • Navigate to Browser’s folder.
  • Empty/delete files in the directory.
  • Done.


In this article, you have read about uninstalling Tor Browser in all operating system including Linux, macOS, and Windows.

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the article. You can leave a comment down below.

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