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A guide to uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4 from your system

This info is about Adobe Photoshop CS4 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Adobe Systems Incorporated. More data about Adobe Systems Incorporated can be seen here. Adobe Photoshop CS4 is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\faf656ef605427ee2f42989c3ad31b8 folder, subject to the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling Adobe Photoshop CS4 is C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\faf656ef605427ee2f42989c3ad31b8\Setup.exe --uninstall=1. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is titled Setup.exe and its approximative size is 2.87 MB (3011888 bytes).

The following executable files are incorporated in Adobe Photoshop CS4. They take 2.87 MB (3011888 bytes) on disk.

  • Setup.exe (2.87 MB)

The current page applies to Adobe Photoshop CS4 version 11.0 alone. You can find here a few links to other Adobe Photoshop CS4 releases:

A considerable amount of files, folders and Windows registry data will not be removed when you remove Adobe Photoshop CS4 from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CS4
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CS4
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Bridge CS6\Export Panel\Services\Installed\en_US\Photoshop.com_Upload

The files below are left behind on your disk by Adobe Photoshop CS4's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop_12.0.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop_12.0_32.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop_12.1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop_12.1_32.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Help\HelpIcons\Photoshop_32.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CS4\Plug-ins\3Dconnexion\3DxPhotoshopCS4.8li
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Color\Profiles\Photoshop4DefaultCMYK.icc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Color\Profiles\Photoshop5DefaultCMYK.icc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Color\Settings\Photoshop 5 Default Spaces.csf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe Photoshop CS4 11.0 04-22-2012.log.gz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe Photoshop CS4 11.0 06-02-2012.log.gz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe Photoshop CS4 11.0 06-11-2022.log.gz
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\Adobe Photoshop CS4 11.0 07-25-2012.log.gz
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{6D809377-6AF0-444B-8957-A3773F02200E}_Adobe_Adobe Photoshop CS4 (64 Bit)_Photoshop_exe
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Adobe_Adobe Photoshop CS4_Photoshop_exe
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Bridge CS6\Export Panel\Services\Installed\en_US\Photoshop.com_Upload\META-INF\signatures.xml
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Bridge CS6\Export Panel\Services\Installed\en_US\Photoshop.com_Upload\mimetype
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Bridge CS6\Export Panel\Services\Installed\en_US\Photoshop.com_Upload\Photoshop.com_Upload.swf

Many times the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Adobe\Photoshop

A way to uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Adobe Photoshop CS4 is a program marketed by the software company Adobe Systems Incorporated. Sometimes, computer users want to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK approach to uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Adobe Photoshop CS4 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Adobe Photoshop CS4". If it exists on your system the Adobe Photoshop CS4 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Adobe Photoshop CS4 in the list , the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Adobe Photoshop CS4, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Adobe Photoshop CS4.
Uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4

8. After uninstalling Adobe Photoshop CS4, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Adobe Photoshop CS4 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Adobe Photoshop CS4 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4 by Adobe Systems Incorporated from your computer, we are not saying that Adobe Photoshop CS4 by Adobe Systems Incorporated is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS4 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 19:50:57.957