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How do I uninstall Local on macOS?

1

Remove Local by Flywheel from Virtual Box


If VirtualBox is installed, open it and check for the local-by-flywheel VM and remove it.

Removing Local from Virtual Box (Mac)

2

Move Local to Trash


Go to /Applications and move Local by Flywheel.app to Trash

3

(Optional) Uninstall Virtual Box


Uninstall VirtualBox if you no longer want it (see Virtual Box for information on deleting their software.)

4

Delete User Files


Remove ~/Library/Application Support/Local by Flywheel. You can get to ~/Library/Application Support by opening Finder and pressing Cmd + Shift + G

5

Edit Your Hosts File


Check your /etc/hosts file and remove the Local by Flywheel block and sites if they exist in there. To edit your /etc/hsots files open Terminal and type sudo nano /etc/hosts

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