HowTo Uninstall Google Software Updater

Google is more or less one of the evil ones regarding installed software, user information trading and so forth. Lately I recognised that this Google Software Updater app was recently running, phoning home, requesting updates and nagging me with do you want to install Google Earth? There is no uninstaller out of the box, so a little googling around (;-)) helped to find the answer how to remove their own tool on osx. I was on a cleanup session due to my recent change to macOS Sierra. Open a terminal and past this command to the prompt, that should do the trick. My version of the Google Software Update was located in the /Library… path and not the ~/Library.. path:

/Library/Google/GoogleSoftwareUpdate/GoogleSoftwareUpdate.bundle/Contents/Resources/GoogleSoftwareUpdateAgent.app/Contents/Resources/ksinstall --uninstall

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