Uninstalling WindowMizer

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Uninstalling WindowMizer

Post by rgbworld » Sat Dec 10, 2016 10:55 am

To completely uninstall all traces of WindowMizer.
  1. Quit WM and Drag the WindowMizer application to the trash.
  2. Remove WindowMizer from System Preferences > Users & Groups > Login Items.
  3. Remove WindowMizer from System Preferences > Security & Privacy (Privacy tab -> Accessibility)
    If WindowMizer cannot be removed from the list, see Force WM Removal from Privacy panel below.
  4. Delete the folder named "WindowMizer" from /Users/username/Library/Application Support
    To Get to the User "Library" folder:
    • Hold option key and select "Library" from Finder > Go menu OR
    • Select "Go to Folder..." from Finder > Go menu, then enter ~/Library
    • Then, Open the folder named: Application Support
  5. Delete the folder named "com.rgbworld.windowmizer" from /Users/username/Library/Application Scripts
  6. Delete the file named "com.rgbworld.WindowMizer.plist" from /Users/username/Library/Preferences
  7. Empty the Trash and Restart
Force WM removal from Security & Privacy panel
Download and run the WindowMizerAccessibilityPatch.app from this forum:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=26

Note the special instructions for macOS 10.12 Sierra.
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=26&start=20#p824

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