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A guide to uninstall Macromedia Captivate from your PC

This page contains thorough information on how to remove Macromedia Captivate for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Macromedia, Inc.. Take a look here where you can get more info on Macromedia, Inc.. Click on to get more facts about Macromedia Captivate on Macromedia, Inc.'s website. Macromedia Captivate is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Captivate folder, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. The full uninstall command line for Macromedia Captivate is MsiExec.exe /X{8B422518-2C90-4F72-9989-356EA3731669}. Macromedia Captivate's main file takes around 6.87 MB (7207936 bytes) and its name is Captivate.exe.

The following executable files are contained in Macromedia Captivate. They take 28.55 MB (29933883 bytes) on disk.

  • Captivate.exe (6.87 MB)
  • FlashPlayer.exe (669.50 KB)
  • MenuBuilder.exe (2.79 MB)
  • mfc90ll.exe (137.50 KB)
  • RoboDemo.exe (18.50 KB)
  • Audio.EXE (1.45 MB)
  • Editing.EXE (2.04 MB)
  • Effects.EXE (1.55 MB)
  • Interactivity.EXE (2.30 MB)
  • Publish.EXE (1.54 MB)
  • Recording.EXE (3.25 MB)
  • MMLicenseMgr.exe (5.94 MB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Macromedia Captivate version 1.0.7 only. Click on the links below for other Macromedia Captivate versions:

A way to remove Macromedia Captivate using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Macromedia Captivate is an application marketed by Macromedia, Inc.. Sometimes, people choose to erase it. This is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY approach to erase Macromedia Captivate 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Macromedia Captivate or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Macromedia Captivate". If it exists on your system the Macromedia Captivate program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Macromedia Captivate in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Macromedia Captivate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Macromedia Captivate:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{8B422518-2C90-4F72-9989-356EA3731669}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Macromedia Captivate.
Uninstall Macromedia Captivate

8. After uninstalling Macromedia Captivate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Macromedia Captivate which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Macromedia Captivate using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove Macromedia Captivate by Macromedia, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Macromedia Captivate by Macromedia, Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Macromedia Captivate in case you want to. 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.

2017-02-25 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-02-25 05:23:39.623