For installations completed using an OS package (such as
uninstall gcloud CLI using the OS package manager.
For Windows installations, execute the
uninstaller.exe file in your
gcloud CLI directory.
To remove the gcloud CLI, follow these instructions:
Locate your installation directory by running:
gcloud info --format='value(installation.sdk_root)'
Locate your user config directory (typically
~/.config/gcloudon MacOS and Linux) by running:
gcloud info --format='value(config.paths.global_config_dir)'
Delete both of these directories.
Additionally, remove lines sourcing
.bashrcor equivalent shell init file, if you added them during installation.
Review the contents of the
.botofile in your home directory and remove the sections [GoogleCompute] and [GSUtil]. In addition, review the sections [OAuth2] and [Credentials] for settings that are no longer needed.
Some systems may have
Cachedirectories such as
~/Library/Caches/on Mac OS X. Find and delete these directories for your system:
find ~/Library/Caches/ -type d -name "google-cloud-sdk" | xargs rm -r