Uninstalling Descript

How to delete Descript from your computer

Deleting Descript from your computer removes the application file from your computer. Please choose from Mac or Windows instructions below.

How to uninstall Descript on MacOS

  1. Open a new Finder window and click on the Applications folder in the left-hand sidebar
  2. Locate Descript in the list, and then drag it to the Trash. Alternatively you can select the app and then click File > Move to Trash.

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How to uninstall Descript on Windows

Here are some instructions on how to uninstall Descript based on your version of Windows.

Windows 10 Windows 8.1 or 8 Windows 7
  1. Locate the search box and type "Control Panel" - then select the Control Panel.
  2. Click on Programs > Programs and Features. Locate and select Descript in the list and then choose Uninstall.
  1. Right-click on the Start button and click Control Panel
  2. Select Programs and Features, then right-click on Descript and choose Uninstall.
  1. Click on the Start menu and select Control Panel.
  2. Click on Programs > Programs and Features.
  3. Right-click on Descript and then click Uninstall.

Once complete, follow the prompts to finish the uninstallation.

 

How to Remove Descript files and preferences (full uninstall)

If you would like to perform a full uninstallation of your Descript files and preferences please follow the instructions below depending upon your operating system.

Instructions for MacOS

  1. Close Descript if it is still open
  2. Open a new Finder window
  3. In the Finder menu at the top of your screen click Go > Go to Folder
  4. Enter "~/Library/Application Support" then click Go
  5. Locate and right-click on the Descript folder in the list, then select Move to Trash

(Optional) If you have installed the Computer Audio driver for MacOS you will also need to:

  1. Navigate to Go > Go to Folder
  2. Enter "/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/HAL" then click Go
  3. Locate and right-click on the "DescriptLoopbackAudio.driver" folder in the list, then select Move to Trash

 

Instructions for Windows (10, 8.1/8.0)

  1. Close Descript if it is still open
  2. Open a new File Explorer window
  3. Click on Local Disk (C:) > Users > (Your user name)
  4. Click in the navigation bar at the top of the window to enter edit mode
  5. Add "\AppData" to the end of the drive path and click Enter
  6. Click on Roaming
  7. Locate and right-click on the Descript folder in the list, then select Delete

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