How do I uninstall PrivateTunnel?

If you wish to stop using Private Tunnel, you just need to uninstall the PrivateTunnel OpenVPN client.

For Windows:

  • Open Control Panel
  • Open Add/Remove Programs (or Programs->Uninstall Program under Windows 7)
  • Scroll down until you see "Private Tunnel" (or "OpenVPN Connect" for older clients)
  • Right click on "Private Tunnel" and choose Uninstall.

For Mac OS X:

  • Navigate to Macintosh HD
  • Open the Application Folder
  • Open the "Private Tunnel" folder (or "OpenVPN" for older clients)
  • There should be a file named "Uninstall Private Tunnel" (or "Uninstall OpenVPN Connect" for older clients). Launch this file and the uninstallation process should commence.
  • If the uninstallation file is not present or did not uninstall properly, try to delete the following files from your computer and then reboot:
    • /Applications/PrivateTunnel.app/
    • ~/Library/Application Support/PrivateTunnel/
    • /Library/Frameworks/PrivateTunnel.framework/
    • /Library/LaunchDaemons/net.privatetunnel.ovpnagent.plist

If you require assistance in uninstalling your client, please contact us atsupport@privatetunnel.com for further assistance.

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