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A way to uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3 from your computer

This info is about Adobe After Effects CS3 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Take a look here where you can read more on Adobe Systems Incorporated. Adobe After Effects CS3 is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\b7dd24a87e82dcf8af8876fd727b7cf folder, depending on the user's option. C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\b7dd24a87e82dcf8af8876fd727b7cf\Setup.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3. Setup.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 2.56 MB (2689232 bytes) on disk.

Adobe After Effects CS3 is composed of the following executables which occupy 2.56 MB (2689232 bytes) on disk:

  • Setup.exe (2.56 MB)

This data is about Adobe After Effects CS3 version 8 only. If you are manually uninstalling Adobe After Effects CS3 we suggest you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3 from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Startup Scripts CS3\Adobe After Effects

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe After Effects CS3 8.log.gz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe After Effects CS4 9 04-30-2020.log.gz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Startup Scripts CS3\Adobe After Effects\aftereffects-8.0.jsx
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Sonar\SonarCC\CC_AFTER EFFECTS_14.2.1.xml

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Adobe\After Effects
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Adobe\After Effects
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\60BF3FA83ADB3A2499C50388212D0F49
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\92C512B4E3A1637429AA018CF35AE69B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Adobe_b7dd24a87e82dcf8af8876fd727b7cf

Additional values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\60BF3FA83ADB3A2499C50388212D0F49\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\92C512B4E3A1637429AA018CF35AE69B\ProductName

A way to delete Adobe After Effects CS3 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Adobe After Effects CS3 is a program offered by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove this program. This is efortful because uninstalling this by hand takes some experience regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK action to remove Adobe After Effects CS3 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Adobe After Effects CS3 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Adobe After Effects CS3". The Adobe After Effects CS3 app will be found automatically. When you select Adobe After Effects CS3 in the list of apps, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Adobe After Effects CS3, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3.
Uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3

8. After removing Adobe After Effects CS3, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Adobe After Effects CS3 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Adobe After Effects CS3 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3 by Adobe Systems Incorporated from your computer, we are not saying that Adobe After Effects CS3 by Adobe Systems Incorporated is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Adobe After Effects CS3 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains 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 Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 15:31:02.787