7 Replies Latest reply: Jul 12, 2011 8:25 AM by MotionMan
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Upon start-up of my iMac the app LimeWire always starts running, ...

 

I haven't used it for years now since I just love iTunes, ...

 

So. ... how do i permanently delete this annoying app that always starts running in the back ground?

 

(I always "band-aid" the situation by force-quitting the app, ... but I am tired of doing this, .....Please help)

 

Thanks...


mac, Mac OS X (10.6.2)
Solved by rkaufmann87 on Jul 12, 2011 7:11 AM Solved

The first thing to do is remove it from your Login Items. You can do this by navigating to System Preferences - Accounts - Login Items. Highlight the app(s) you don't want starting on login and click the - symbol below.

 

Once you have done this navigate to the Applications folder, locate the app and drag it to the trash or right click it and choose "Move to Trash."

Reply by Barry Hemphill on Jul 12, 2011 7:12 AM Helpful

Hello:

 

Do a "find" on the application and drag everything to the trash.  Also, go to system preferences>accounts>login items and delete anything there for the application.

 

Barry

Reply by Carolyn Samit on Jul 12, 2011 7:12 AM Helpful

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