To completely remove BBC iPlayer Downloads, you'll need to uninstall the app and remove some additional folders, which we've listed below.
To remove the application
Go to Applications
Ctrl+Click BBC iPlayer Downloads
Select Move to trash
You'll now need to remove a folder named BBC iPlayer Downloads which is located in the Movies folder. The full path location is User > USER-NAME > Movies > "BBC iPlayer Downloads"
To do this, go to your folders and
Select the User folder
Select your user name
Select the Movies folder
Click on the Preferences folder
Delete BBC iPlayer Downloads
Uninstalling version 1.x (e.g. v1.14.2*)?
There are a couple of other folders called BBCiPlayerDownloads that need to be deleted at the following locations, using the same method as above:
User > USER-NAME > Library > Preference > BBCiPlayerDownloads
User > USER-NAME > Library > Application Support > Adobe > AIR > ELS > BBCiPlayerDownloads
If you can’t see the Library folder:
Open the Finder
Choose Go from the menu bar
Choose Go to Folder (or Shift + Cmd + G)
Type ~/Library into the text box and click Go
*How to check what version you have installed
Open the Downloads application and click on Settings at the top right of the screen. The app version will be displayed at the top left of the Settings screen. For example, BBC iPlayer Downloads v2.1.1 or BBC iPlayer Downloads v1.14.2.