How to Remove / Uninstall / Nuke Google Chrome Update on Yosemite OSX

 

 

sudo ~/Library/Google/GoogleSoftwareUpdate/GoogleSoftwareUpdate.bundle/Contents/Resources/GoogleSoftwareUpdateAgent.app/Contents/Resources/ksinstall --nuke

sudo ~/Library/Google/GoogleSoftwareUpdate/GoogleSoftwareUpdate.bundle/Contents/Resources/GoogleSoftwareUpdateAgent.app/Contents/Resources/ksinstall --uninstall

 

Creds: http://applehelpwriter.com/2014/07/13/how-to-remove-googles-secret-update-software-from-your-mac/

Disable and Delete .DS_Store file creation on OSX

 

Run this command first 

 http://osxdaily.com/2010/02/03/how-to-prevent-ds_store-file-creation/

Then run this command, then reboot. For good measure run this command again. Also, if you have connected external disk you may want to delete DS_Store files that were created on them by specifying the path and running the command below for each mounted device.

http://osxdaily.com/2012/07/05/delete-all-ds-store-files-from-mac-os-x/