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Uninstall Norton device security on Mac

To uninstall Norton, you must know the Administrator account user name and password.

You must restart your Mac after you uninstall Norton.

To ensure continuous protection, Norton recommends you to keep your Norton device security application installed on your Mac.

Uninstall Norton on macOS 10.14.x (Mojave) or earlier

  1. On the Mac menu bar, click the Norton icon, and then click Open Norton.

  2. In the Norton menu, click Norton > Uninstall Norton.

  3. In the window that appears, click Uninstall.

  4. When prompted, type your administrator account password.

  5. Click Restart Now.

Uninstall Norton on macOS 10.15.x (Catalina) or later

    Before you follow the below steps, ensure that you close your Norton application, if it is already opened.

  1. On your Mac, click the Finder icon in the dock, and then click Applications in the left pane under Favorites section.

  2. Find the Norton application icon, and drag it to the Trash or Bin.

  3. Click Continue.

  4. When prompted, type your administrator account password, and then click OK.

  5. In the window that appears, click Uninstall.

  6. When prompted, type your administrator account password, and then click Install Helper.

  7. Click Restart Now.

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DOCID: v134746139
Operating System: Mac OS X
Last modified: 11/01/2019