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How to uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager from your system

This info is about Macromedia Extension Manager for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Macromedia, Inc.. More data about Macromedia, Inc. can be read here. You can read more about related to Macromedia Extension Manager at . The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /I{5546CDB5-2CE2-498B-B059-5B3BF81FC41F} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager. Extension Manager.exe is the Macromedia Extension Manager's primary executable file and it occupies close to 600.00 KB (614400 bytes) on disk.

Macromedia Extension Manager is composed of the following executables which take 636.00 KB (651264 bytes) on disk:

  • Extension Manager.exe (600.00 KB)
  • Replace.exe (36.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.7.240 of Macromedia Extension Manager. When planning to uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Macromedia Extension Manager:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\dbghelp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Extension Manager.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Help\emusing.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\License.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\MFC71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\MFC71u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\msvcp71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\msvcr71.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Readme.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Replace.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Samples\Fireworks\Blank.mxi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Samples\Flash\Blank.mxi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Samples\Flash\Sample.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\Samples\Flash\Sample.mxi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Extension Manager\xman.cdf
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\125\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Macromedia_Extension Manager_Extension Manager_exe
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\125\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Macromedia_Extension Manager_Readme_htm

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\5BDC64552EC2B8940B95B5B38FF14CF1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Macromedia\Extension Manager
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{5546CDB5-2CE2-498B-B059-5B3BF81FC41F}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\5BDC64552EC2B8940B95B5B38FF14CF1\ProductName

How to erase Macromedia Extension Manager from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Macromedia Extension Manager is an application marketed by the software company Macromedia, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to remove this program. This is hard because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK solution to remove Macromedia Extension Manager is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Macromedia Extension Manager or simply activate the Search field and type in "Macromedia Extension Manager". The Macromedia Extension Manager application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Macromedia Extension Manager in the list , the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Macromedia Extension Manager, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Macromedia Extension Manager:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{5546CDB5-2CE2-498B-B059-5B3BF81FC41F}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager.
Uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager

8. After removing Macromedia Extension Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong Macromedia Extension Manager that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Macromedia Extension Manager with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager by Macromedia, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Macromedia Extension Manager by Macromedia, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Macromedia Extension Manager supposing 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' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:26:37.803