“Remove Office” is an Office application used to remove Office for Mac installed files. Microsoft Office 2011 doesn’t ship with a Remove Office application as did earlier versions. Users may, however, have a need to remove Microsoft Office for troubleshooting purposes, to transfer to another computer or simply because they are moving to a different product and no longer want the product.
For help removing Office 2011
- Manual removal
- Scripted removal
- Packaged uninstaller
- Downloadable uninstaller
Does the uninstaller script remove my Identity folder?
No, the Microsoft User Data folder in Documents is not removed by the script. Your Identity that contains all your mail, contacts, events, notes & tasks are stored in your Identity named “Main Identity” by default is in the Microsoft User Data folder.
If I run this script, will it remove Office 2008 or Office 2004?
It will not remove the Microsoft Office 2004 and Microsoft Office 2008 folders in Applications, but it does remove the Microsoft Fonts folder as well as the Microsoft support folder and other shared files. Do not use this script unless you are prepared to re-install your older version. Steps to re-install Office
You can see details on using Microsoft’s “Remove Office” for the older versions of Office for Mac on the Office.mvps.org site.