SEP for Mac: FAQ

Cyndi Galvan's picture

How do I uninstall SEP for MAC?

For SEP 14 and later clients please see for the uninstall procedure.


For SEP 12 clients

  1. Open the Finder, select the "Go" pull down menu and select "Go to Folder".
  2. Type in /Library into the text box.  Navigate to "Application Support", "Symantec", folders.
  3. Double-click the file, 'Symantec Endpoint Protection Uninstaller'
  4. Select the checkbox to delete Symantec Endpoint Protection and click the "Uninstall" button, confirm the uninstall when prompted.

Note: If the 'SEP for Mac Uninstaller' does not properly remove the application, Symantec provides an unsupported utlity that will remove all Symantec files/folders.  Advanced users can find the tool by visiting Symantec KB Article TECH 103489. It is highly recommended that you backup your system and use with extreme caution.