How to Uninstall Bark

In most cases, uninstalling Bark is the same as uninstalling any other app. In this guide, we'll help you with any friction points you encounter when uninstalling Bark.

Uninstall Bark Kids

iOS Android Bark Phone

How to uninstall Bark Kids from your child's iPhone or iPad:

  1. Find the bark_kids_app.png Bark Kids app on your kid's iPhone or iPad home screen.
  2. Tap and hold your finger over the app.
  3. Tap Remove App.
    Don't see the option to remove? It sounds like you have to adjust this setting in Apple's Screen Time.

Uninstall the Bark Desktop App

Windows 10 Windows 11 Mac

Windows 10

How to uninstall the Bark Desktop App from your PC:

  1. On your computer, click the ^ menu (by the time on the bottom right).
  2. Click on Bark and select Exit Bark.
  3. Click on 🔎 search on the bottom left.
  4. Search Bark.
  5. On the right, click Uninstall.

    Need more help? Check out this guide.

(optional) Remove the computer from the Bark dashboard:

  1. Open up your parent app / dashboard.
  2. Click on your kid's Monitoring tile.
  3. Scroll down to their iOS device.
  4. If present, click on "I don't use this home computer anymore."
  5. If not present, you may have to wait a little while before that option appears. 
  6. Then, delete old files from your Mac or Windows computer. 
  7. That should have cleared any trace of Bark from your computer! If you ever want to set up your kid's iPhone or iPad for monitoring again, you will need to follow the first-time setup.