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A way to uninstall Adobe AIR from your computer

This web page is about Adobe AIR for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Go over here where you can get more info on Adobe Systems Incorporated. Adobe AIR is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe AIR directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the program. The full command line for uninstalling Adobe AIR is C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\Adobe AIR Updater.exe -arp:uninstall. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. Adobe AIR's main file takes around 94.50 KB (96768 bytes) and is called Adobe AIR Updater.exe.

Adobe AIR is comprised of the following executables which take 332.81 KB (340800 bytes) on disk:



  • Adobe AIR Application Installer.exe (127.16 KB)
  • Adobe AIR Updater.exe (94.50 KB)
  • airappinstaller.exe (53.16 KB)
  • template.exe (58.00 KB)


The current page applies to Adobe AIR version 13.0.0.83 alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Adobe AIR:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Adobe\AIR
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Adobe AIR:
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\sentinel
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Adobe AIR Application Installer.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Adobe AIR Application Installer.swf
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Adobe AIR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\Adobe AIR Updater.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\Adobe AIR.vch
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\Adobe Root Certificate.cer
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\AdobeCP15.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\airappinstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\digest.s
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\NPSWF32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\setup.swf
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\stylesNative.swf
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\template.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\template.msi
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\Thawte Root Certificate.cer
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\WebKit.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\WebKit\LGPL License.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\Resources\WebKit\Notice WebKit.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\Versions\1.0\setup.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Adobe\AIR\logs\Install.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\CRLCache\5B804C3D29F0F09F60C7B28169BCBC7A736C3AA8.crl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\CRLCache\5CB653B2DAF9459B6E8E3796503DD779BAD8DB50.crl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\CRLCache\8E1FFE52EB537665602B65A628D930441A0F73A1.crl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\CRLCache\CB22D73AF957A2C037455DF5BE433F0E927A8877.crl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\CRLCache\E163F173CE33C9645A8FBC5120CB45FCE5D498A1.crl
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\ELS\net.invision.tiqbiz\PrivateEncryptedData
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\eulaAccepted
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\Updater\Background\META-INF\signatures.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\Updater\Background\mimetype
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\Updater\Background\updater
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\AIR\Updater\lastUpdateCheck

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Adobe\Adobe AIR
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\AE5293A0E0B5B1041A9847914179742B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Adobe AIR

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\ADOBEA~1\Versions\1.0\RESOUR~1\ADOBEA~1.EXE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\AE5293A0E0B5B1041A9847914179742B\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe AIR\




How to uninstall Adobe AIR from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Adobe AIR is a program offered by the software company Adobe Systems Incorporated. Frequently, users want to remove it. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE practice to remove Adobe AIR is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Click on the General Tools category
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Adobe AIR or simply click the Search feature and type in "Adobe AIR". If it exists on your system the Adobe AIR application will be found very quickly. After you click Adobe AIR in the list of programs, the following information about the application is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Adobe AIR, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Adobe AIR.
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8. After uninstalling Adobe AIR, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Adobe AIR which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Adobe AIR using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to remove Adobe AIR by Adobe Systems Incorporated from your computer, nor are we saying that Adobe AIR by Adobe Systems Incorporated is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Adobe AIR supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 04:42:03.157