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Mike, Mac Medic
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Experience:  Over 20 years IT experience with Apple computers in publishing, marketing and design.
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I WANT TO REMOVE iCloud backup from my Mac OS Sierra desktop

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I WANT TO REMOVE iCloud backup from my Mac OS Sierra desktop computer since it is causing too many problems for me. So, I would
JA: Just to clarify, what's the model of your Mac, and what operating system are you running?
Customer: like to remove iCloud from my computer completely.
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: I have an iMac os x desktop computer which has been upgraded to Mac OS Sierra
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I simply want to remove iCloud backup from my computer completely since I have never been able to work with it.
JA: Anything else you want the Mac expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes. I want to remove iCloud backup completely from my computer.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Mike replied 11 months ago.

Hi, welcome to! My name is Mike.

I am going over your question and I will be with you shortly.

Expert:  Mike replied 11 months ago.

You can't remove it completely but you can go to System Preferences / iCloud and just sign out. Unless you want me to help you figure out why it is not working for you? Let me know.

If you are satisfied, please kindly provide an OK or Above Rating - so I get paid. Keep in mind you can always come back to this page at any time regarding this question. Thanks!!

Expert:  Mike replied 11 months ago.

Did you do that?