How to uninstall Kite

To completely remove Kite from your system, follow these steps:

Uninstall all plugins

First, use the plugin manager to uninstall all editor plugins. You can learn how to use the plugin manager here.

Stop the Kite processes

Quit all running Kite processes.

Remove Kite local data

Kite stores local data on your computer which you can remove safely.

  • In macOS, you can remove the directory $HOME/.kite/
  • In Windows, you can remove the directory %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Kite\

Uninstall Kite

  • In macOS, drag the Kite application into the trash bin and then delete Kite from the bin
  • In Windows, open the Control Panel, click on “Programs and Features”, then find Kite and remove it