How to fully uninstall Focusrite Control from your computer

Applies to: Scarlett 2nd Gen 6i6, 18i8, 18i20, all Clarett interfaces, and all Red interfaces

Should you find yourself needing to uninstall Focusrite Control, please follow the instructions below:

For Mac:

  • Move application to trash
  • Remove app from Dock
  • Go to Mac HD/Library/Extensions – remove FocusritePCIe.kext
  • Finder > click 'Go' at the top of the screen > select "Go to folder" > type /var/db/receipts.  Remove:
    • com.focusrite.FocusriteControl.plist
    • com.focusrite.pkg.FocusritePCIe.audio_driver.plist
    • com.focusrite.pkg.FocusritePCIe.midi_driver.plist

For Windows:

  • Open Control Panel
  • Select Programs > Programs and Features
  • Sort the list of programs alphabetically by Publisher
  • Find Focusrite in the Publisher column
  • Select the listing for Focusrite Control and uninstall.
  • Select the listing for the Focusrite USB driver and uninstall.
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