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I had installed some programms with Wine, but I removed Wine from my computer. Now when I browse all applications in the Unity menu, the symbols of the programms I installed with Wine are still there.

How can I remove them?

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It should be enough to remove the wine folder under ~/.local/share/applications.

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You can use alacarte in order to enable/disable applications using GUI.

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Also you can directly remove the wine .desktop files on /home/user/.local/share/applications.

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Carefull - mistakes when using sudo to delete stuff can be disastrous!

rm ~/.local/share/applications/wine*.desktop
sudo rm /usr/share/applications/wine*.desktop

might need to log out and back in to see the changes, depending on the desktop you are using (kde, gnome, wine...)

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Wine is not a desktop. –  FuzzyToothpaste Jul 21 at 1:47

Go to the Main Menu, scroll to where the left over entries for Wine programs are, now de-select them and then for each one click delete.

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You can navigate to the Wine programs directory and delete files, then use Bleachbit (a CCleaner-like application) to clean broken links an so on.

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Delete the wine directory: ~/.local/share/applications and any other files in the applications dir connected to wine, notepad explorer etc.

alacarte will show errors in terminal if wine is uninstalled.

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