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A way to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud for Windows. The Windows version was created by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Open here where you can get more info on Adobe Systems Incorporated. Adobe Creative Cloud is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils directory, regulated by the user's decision. You can remove Adobe Creative Cloud by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 3.51 MB (3684920 bytes) on disk.

Adobe Creative Cloud is composed of the following executables which take 10.47 MB (10975112 bytes) on disk:

  • CC Troubleshooter.exe (2.51 MB)
  • Creative Cloud Desktop App.exe (813.55 KB)
  • Creative Cloud Uninstall Helper.exe (416.05 KB)
  • Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe (3.51 MB)
  • CreativeCloudSet-Up.exe (2.44 MB)
  • TQCacheCleaner.exe (96.05 KB)
  • 7za.exe (730.05 KB) to view all...

This data is about Adobe Creative Cloud version alone. You can find here a few links to other Adobe Creative Cloud releases: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries

The files below are left behind on your disk by Adobe Creative Cloud when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\ACC\ACCC.pimx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\ACC\Creative Cloud.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\pim.db
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\CC Troubleshooter.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Creative Cloud Desktop App.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstall Helper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\CreativeCloudSet-Up.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\npAdobeAAMDetect32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\npAdobeAAMDetect64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\TQCacheCleaner.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Utils.pimx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\zip\7za.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\zip\license.txt
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\bookmarks.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\1eea262f-af17-44ad-b398-4707aa5e61f3\components\c531390a-378a-4b38-8f4e-fb6e488f8296.psd
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\1eea262f-af17-44ad-b398-4707aa5e61f3\manifest
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\components\2611ffe5-80f2-4877-9db4-814dffac1ce2.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\components\624e9dc6-e88e-4b73-90e5-e2f44d4f1747.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\components\a148997e-813c-4d9e-9ff5-f2d3712a24ae.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\components\a8751efd-c5d3-45fa-9083-d8af6d365313.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\components\f6277a7c-af75-4dfb-aecc-716b45062f38.psd
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\manifest
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\1eea262f-af17-44ad-b398-4707aa5e61f3\161f9e07-43c0-417f-b767-d601703bcd63.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\1eea262f-af17-44ad-b398-4707aa5e61f3\cache.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\0e35be4e-6e2a-47e6-bf6d-d1b66d3c8a1d.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\7633ade2-a302-410b-a440-e0c944c969b9.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\7752ffb3-cd1a-4e09-98c5-d074fe2415d7.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\cache.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\f333ed00-0abd-49b9-b5e5-f9ebd48b43aa.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\creative_cloud\renditions\86d7b4f8-0a88-49ad-9afc-9f37df9451ea\faaf0080-bb9f-4f7a-b3ba-94e88c564f1d.png
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\links\
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\links\
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\links\955d5b3b-5d1e-4550-a674-a8cd08a01df0.jpeg
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\links\
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\22434ECB4B968C58992015C2_AdobeID\links\cache.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\d3c7f30bb125e7e65ac4c8c2262e0012.crt
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\d3c7f30bb125e7e65ac4c8c2262e0012.dcrt
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\d3c7f30bb125e7e65ac4c8c2262e0012.key
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\settings.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\PHXS\settings.json
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\CRLogs\crlog_e073213a-63bb-470f-8ee6-ad0877f2e2b4_Creative Cloud_4.9_4.9.0.504.custom
  • C:\UserNames\beitonran\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\CRLogs\crlog_e073213a-63bb-470f-8ee6-ad0877f2e2b4_Creative Cloud_5.2.1_5.2.1.441.custom

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Adobe Creative Cloud

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\ACC\Creative Cloud.exe

A way to remove Adobe Creative Cloud with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Adobe Creative Cloud is an application released by the software company Adobe Systems Incorporated. Frequently, people want to remove it. This is hard because uninstalling this by hand requires some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE practice to remove Adobe Creative Cloud 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 on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Adobe Creative Cloud or simply click the Search feature and type in "Adobe Creative Cloud". If it exists on your system the Adobe Creative Cloud program will be found automatically. After you click Adobe Creative Cloud in the list of applications, the following information about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Adobe Creative Cloud, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud.
Uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud

8. After removing Adobe Creative Cloud, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Adobe Creative Cloud that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Adobe Creative Cloud using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud by Adobe Systems Incorporated from your computer, we are not saying that Adobe Creative Cloud by Adobe Systems Incorporated is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud in case 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-07-24 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-07-24 10:44:55.730