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A way to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer

Adobe Creative Cloud is a computer program. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated. More information on Adobe Systems Incorporated can be found here. Adobe Creative Cloud is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils directory, depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Adobe Creative Cloud is C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file occupies 3.51 MB (3684408 bytes) on disk and is titled Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe.

Adobe Creative Cloud is composed of the following executables which take 10.47 MB (10974600 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 web page is about Adobe Creative Cloud version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Adobe Creative Cloud: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry data can be left behind when you want to remove Adobe Creative Cloud from your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries
  • C:\Users\%user%\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_5.5.0.617\ACC\ACCC.pimx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\ACC\Creative Cloud.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\pim.db
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\AdobeGenuineValidator.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\CC Troubleshooter.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\Creative Cloud Desktop App.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstall Helper.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\Creative Cloud Uninstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\CreativeCloudSet-Up.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\npAdobeAAMDetect32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\npAdobeAAMDetect64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\TQCacheCleaner.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\Utils.pimx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADOBE\Adobe Creative Cloud_5.5.0.617\Utils\zip\7za.exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\A6BF453B5D8E742B0A495FCB_AdobeID\creative_cloud\bookmarks.json
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\A6BF453B5D8E742B0A495FCB_AdobeID\creative_cloud\dcx\B18E30DB-7083-4915-9D1F-A672C1A9D522\manifest
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\83375c4d06476850bc80e8d598d26a3e.crt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\83375c4d06476850bc80e8d598d26a3e.dcrt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\identity\83375c4d06476850bc80e8d598d26a3e.key
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\LIBS\settings.json
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\PHXS\settings.json
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\CRLogs\crlog_d41d5065-6475-4c0c-94a2-522582594d75_Creative Cloud_5.2_5.2.0.436.custom

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Adobe Creative Cloud

A way to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Adobe Creative Cloud is an application by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Frequently, users choose to erase it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE approach to erase 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Adobe Creative Cloud or simply activate the Search field and type in "Adobe Creative Cloud". The Adobe Creative Cloud application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Adobe Creative Cloud in the list of programs, the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Adobe Creative Cloud, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Adobe Creative Cloud.
Uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud

8. After removing Adobe Creative Cloud, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Adobe Creative Cloud that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Adobe Creative Cloud with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud by Adobe Systems Incorporated from your PC, we are not saying that Adobe Creative Cloud by Adobe Systems Incorporated is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-06-22 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-06-22 20:37:20.807