How to Uninstall Xcode from OS X Lion

If you’ve decided you no longer have a need for Xcode, here’s how to completely remove it from your Mac –

  1. Open a Terminal (located in your Applications -> Utilities folder) and enter the command:

    sudo /Developer/Library/uninstall-devtools --mode=all

    Enter your password when prompted.


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  2. Now just sit and wait. The uninstallation process can take a few minutes to complete. Once it has, quit Terminal and you’re all done.

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