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Neither does Windows or Linux. I don't think you can have such a standardized way on a flexible general-purpose OS.

What apple should do though is provide an API that developers can hook into, where in when the user drags the app to the trash, it can also uninstall anything else the app placed elsewhere on the system.

They do! The app developers didn't follow the guidelines.

Oh really? Cool!

I've been out of the MacOS app dev scene for too long, it seems.

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