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Uninstall Azul Zulu on macOS

This section explains how to uninstall Azul Zulu on macOS.

If you use a DMG package to install Azul Zulu, it installs the product into the /Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines directory. To see all Azul Zulu versions installed on your Mac, navigate to this directory.

To uninstall a specific version of Azul Zulu using Finder:

  1. Open Finder and navigate to /Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/.

  2. Delete the directory of the Azul Zulu version you want to uninstall. You may be asked to provide your password.

To uninstall a specific version of Azul Zulu using a terminal:

  1. Launch Terminal.

  2. Navigate to the JavaVirtualMachines directory:

     cd /Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/ 
  3. Display the list of directories:

     % ls -1
    zulu-11.jdk
    zulu-13.jre
    zulu-15.jdk 

    Each directory corresponds to a version of Azul Zulu.

  4. To uninstall a specific version of Azul Zulu, use the following command:

     sudo rm -rf <zulu_directory> 

    For example, to uninstall Azul Zulu 11 JDK, run:

     sudo rm -rf zulu-11.jdk