win4Uninstall on a Microsoft Windows system

If for some reason you wish to uninstall S-GEAR from your Windows system, there are two ways in which this can be done:

  1. From the Windows Control Panel select Uninstall a program.  Select S-GEAR from the list of installed program, then click the Uninstall option.
  2. Double click on the original S-GEAR setup file and follow instructions to remove S-GEAR.

The uninstall process will not remove your S-GEAR license or User Presets.

 

apple-bwUninstall on a MAC OS X system

If you wish to remove S-GEAR from your MAC OS X system you can download and run the following uninstall script.

  • Ensure that your DAW and S-GEAR are closed.
  • Download the zip file and double click to unpack.
  • Double click uninstall_sgear.sh to execute the script.
  • The script will open in a terminal window. You will need to enter your admnistrator password to complete the process.

The uninstall script will remove and unregister all S-GEAR components.  It will not remove your S-GEAR license or User Presets.


Alternatively you can manually delete individual items.  Please see the Files and Folders page for a list of items created on your machine. The main components are as follows:  

/Applications/S-Gear
/Library/Audio/Plug-ins/Components/S-GearAU2.component
/Library/Audio/Plug-ins/VST3/SGear2.vst3
/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/Plug-Ins/SGearAAX.aaxplugin

Frequently Asked Questions about S-GEAR installation.
Troubleshooting Guide for S-GEAR installation.