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How to uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 from your system

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove Macromedia Flash 8 for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Macromedia. Check out here where you can get more info on Macromedia. You can read more about related to Macromedia Flash 8 at . Macromedia Flash 8 is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8 folder, subject to the user's decision. MsiExec.exe /I{2BD5C305-1B27-4D41-B690-7A61172D2FEB} is the full command line if you want to remove Macromedia Flash 8. The program's main executable file has a size of 16.10 MB (16879616 bytes) on disk and is named Flash.exe.

Macromedia Flash 8 installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 20.82 MB (21827584 bytes) on disk.

  • Flash.exe (16.10 MB)
  • FlashLiteBundler.exe (96.00 KB)
  • SAFlashPlayer.exe (1.51 MB)
  • SAFlashPlayer.exe (1.61 MB)

The current page applies to Macromedia Flash 8 version 8.00.0000 alone. Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove Macromedia Flash 8.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Macromedia\Flash 8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\Flash 8
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\Flash Player

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\CoreTypes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\CoreUtils.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ActionScript\AsMath.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\authplay.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ComponentFLA\FLVPlayback.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ComponentFLA\HaloTheme.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ComponentFLA\MediaComponents.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ComponentFLA\SampleTheme.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\ComponentFLA\StandardComponents.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\DataHolder.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\DataSet.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\RDBMSResolver.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\WebServiceConnector.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\XMLConnector.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Data\XUpdateResolver.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\FLV Playback - Player 8\FLVPlayback.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\FLV Playback Custom UI.fla
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Media - Player 6 - 7\MediaController.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Media - Player 6 - 7\MediaDisplay.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\Media - Player 6 - 7\MediaPlayback.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Accordion.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Alert.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Button.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\CheckBox.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\ComboBox.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\DataGrid.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\DateChooser.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\DateField.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Label.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\List.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Loader.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Menu.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\MenuBar.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\NumericStepper.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\ProgressBar.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\RadioButton.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\ScrollPane.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\TextArea.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\TextInput.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Tree.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\UIScrollBar.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Components\User Interface\Window.swc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\configuration.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\accent.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\correct.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\Lexicons.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\macromedia.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceam.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceam2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscebr.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscebr2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceca.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceca2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceda.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceda2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscedu.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscedu2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscefi.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscefi2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscefr.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscefr2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscege.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscege2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscegn2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceit.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\ssceit2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscenb.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscenb2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscepb.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscepb2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscepo.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscepo2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscesp.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscesp2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscesw.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Dictionaries\sscesw2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Flash_8_Video_Extension_Resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\FlashResources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_0.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_10.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_11.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_12.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_13.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_14.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_3.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_4.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_5.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_6.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_7.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_8.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Icons\icon_9.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\AI_EPS_PDF_Import.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\AIImport.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\CMap\83pv-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\CMap\90msp-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\CMap\90msp-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\CMap\90ms-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\en\Configuration\Importers\CMap\90ms-RKSJ-UCS2

Frequently the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\104C2FB8EC20D424CB62C6F4F94B646B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\503C5DB272B114D46B09A71671D2F2BE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Macromedia\Flash
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Macromedia Flash Pro 8_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Macromedia Flash Pro 8_RASDLG
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\Macromedia Flash Pro 8_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2BD5C305-1B27-4D41-B690-7A61172D2FEB}

Additional registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Flash 8\Flash.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\104C2FB8EC20D424CB62C6F4F94B646B\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\503C5DB272B114D46B09A71671D2F2BE\ProductName

A way to uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Macromedia Flash 8 is an application by Macromedia. Sometimes, people choose to uninstall this program. This is hard because deleting this manually takes some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK solution to uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Macromedia Flash 8 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Macromedia Flash 8". The Macromedia Flash 8 app will be found very quickly. When you select Macromedia Flash 8 in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Macromedia Flash 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Macromedia Flash 8:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{2BD5C305-1B27-4D41-B690-7A61172D2FEB}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Macromedia Flash 8.
Uninstall Macromedia Flash 8

8. After removing Macromedia Flash 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Macromedia Flash 8 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Macromedia Flash 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 by Macromedia from your computer, nor are we saying that Macromedia Flash 8 by Macromedia is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Macromedia Flash 8 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:25:36.713