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How to uninstall Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 from your computer

Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Macromedia. Take a look here where you can find out more on Macromedia. You can read more about about Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 at . The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8 folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{44025BD7-AD10-4769-99AE-6378FD0303D6}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Macromedia Dreamweaver 8's primary file takes around 13.93 MB (14606336 bytes) and is named Dreamweaver.exe.

Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 is composed of the following executables which occupy 14.09 MB (14770882 bytes) on disk:

  • Dreamweaver.exe (13.93 MB)
  • java.exe (20.07 KB)
  • javac.exe (20.09 KB)
  • javaw.exe (20.07 KB)
  • keytool.exe (20.09 KB)
  • policytool.exe (20.09 KB)
  • rmid.exe (20.08 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (20.09 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (20.11 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 version only. For other Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 versions please click below:

After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8

The files below are left behind on your disk by Macromedia Dreamweaver 8's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\ActiveXNames.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\atadpswd
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Behaviors\Actions\_common.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Behaviors\Actions\Call JavaScript.htm

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\asaxfile\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\asaxfile\shell\edit\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ascxfile\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ascxfile\shell\edit\command\

A way to remove Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 is a program released by Macromedia. Some computer users decide to erase this application. This is troublesome because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE approach to erase Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of features 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 feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Macromedia Dreamweaver 8". The Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 in the list of applications, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Macromedia Dreamweaver 8:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{44025BD7-AD10-4769-99AE-6378FD0303D6}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Macromedia Dreamweaver 8.
Uninstall Macromedia Dreamweaver 8

8. After removing Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 by Macromedia from your computer, we are not saying that Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 by Macromedia is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 14:02:17.947