[OS X TeX] Mac TeX 2014: how to remove previous versions
talmanl at gmail.com
Fri Jul 4 06:53:47 CEST 2014
Go to "applications" by clicking it on the "Go" menu in the menu bar at
the top of your screen. If there's an application named "Terminal" in
that directory, double-click on it. If not, double-click on the
"Utilities" folder and find the terminal application there amd
double-click on it. When the terminal window opens, type exactly
That will open the texlive folder in a finder window, and you can drag the
2013 folder to the trash, provided you have administrative privileges. If
you don't, have someone who does do it for you.
On Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:56:44 -0600, juan tolosa <juantolo at me.com> wrote:
> I had a similar question, and I have to confess my total ignorance.
> I don't know how to search
> in the mac. All I see are icons, folders, etc.
> I have tried the folders "Applications" "library" and "documents," but
> none has "usr" or "local"
> On Jul 2, 2014, at 3:21 PM, Richard Koch <koch at math.uoregon.edu> wrote:
>> Per Ring,
>> Herb has given good advance. Notice that the advice really boils down
>> to the following:
>> Go to /usr/local/texlive. Drag the folder 2013 to the trash. Done.
>> Dick Koch
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