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To uninstall Adobe apps, tap the dotted icon next to the Open button, then click Uninstall. Step 3: When all Adobe apps are gone, remove CC desktop software. To do this, navigate to Settings in the Windows menu. After that, go to Apps and find Adobe Creative Cloud there. Step 4: Locate Creative Cloud and choose to uninstall. This is somewhat rare on a Mac, but some applications include their own uninstaller apps to remove all traces of an application. These are typically from Adobe or Microsoft because some of those applications will install more apps that aid the program, or place library files and associated application dependencies elsewhere in OS X. Adobe provides specific guide on how to uninstall the Adobe Creative Cloud applications from your Mac. But these basic method will leave orphaned Adobe Creative Cloud junk files on your computer. Follow steps below to learn how to completely uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud on macOS Catalina manually (How To Uninstall GIMP Photo Editor on Mac).

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The Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool will remove installation records for Adobe Creative Cloud or Adobe Creative Suite applications that may have become corrupted or may be causing problems with a new installation.

To remove an app using the Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool, you need to remove the app entry from the tool. Similarly, you need to remove CoreSync entry to resolve sync-related issues.

Use Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool to remove entries for apps or CoreSync Windows

  • Back up all files stored in Adobe product directories, including custom plug-ins or profiles you have installed.
  • Uninstall Creative Cloud or Creative Suite applications by doing one of the following:
    • Windows 10, 8, 7, or Vista: Choose Start > Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features.
    • Windows XP: Choose Start > Control Panel and double-click Add or Remove Programs.
  • Select the application that you want to remove, and click Remove or Uninstall.
  • Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the uninstallation.
  • Restart your computer.
  • Download the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool for Windows
  • Right-click the downloaded AdobeCreativeCloudCleanerTool.exe file and choose Run as Administrator.
  • Follow the onscreen instructions in this order:
    • Choose your language: Type e for English or j for Japanese, and then press Enter.
    • Review the Adobe End-User License Agreement: Type y to accept or n to decline (if you decline, the script stops). Press Enter.
    • Type the number that corresponds to the option you want to select and then press Enter. For example, type 4 (CC Apps) if you want to uninstall a Creative Cloud app.
    • Subsequently, to remove an app, select the application that you want to remove by typing the number that corresponds to the app name and then press Enter.
    • Similarly, to remove CoreSync, type 1 or 4 and press Enter. Then type the number that corresponds to CoreSync and press Enter.
    • Confirm that you want to remove the entry: Type y and then press Enter.
    • (Optional) If you're unable to connect to Adobe's servers, repeat these steps to fix your host files. After accepting the End-User License Agreement, type 12 to select the host files option. Confirm that you want to fix the host files: Type y and then press Enter. The Cleaner Tool creates a backup of the hosts files (named hosts_bkup) in the same directory, which you can revert to if a problem occurs.
  • When you see the message “Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool completed successfully,” press Enter and restart your computer.
  • To verify that the Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool completed successfully, in a text editor such as WordPad, open Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool.log. The location of this file depends on your version of Windows:
    • Windows 10, 8, 7, or Vista: C:Users[user name]
    • Windows XP: C:Documents and Settings[user name]
  • Review the log file entries. If any of the entries indicate failure, contact us.
  • Once you have successfully run the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool, install your Creative Cloud or Creative Suite application.

Note: If Run as Administrator is not available when you right-click, double-click AdobeCreativeCloudCleanerTool.exe to run the EXE file.

Use Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool to remove entries for apps or CoreSync macOS

  • Back up all files stored in Adobe product directories, including custom plug-ins or profiles you have installed.
  • To uninstall Creative Cloud or Creative Suite applications, in the Finder, navigate to Applications > Utilities > Adobe Installers.
  • Double-click the application’s uninstaller.
  • Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the uninstallation.
  • Restart your computer.
  • Download the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool for Mac
  • To run the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool, double-click the AdobeCreativeCloudCleanerTool.dmg file.
  • Double-click Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool and follow the onscreen instructions in this order:
    • Select your language from the menu in the upper-right corner of the window.
    • Review the Adobe End-User License Agreement: Click Accept to accept or Quit to decline (if you decline, the script stops).
    • Select an option from the menu in the upper-right corner of the window. For example, select CC Apps if you want to uninstall a Creative Cloud app.
    • From the table, select the app you want to clean up, and then click Cleanup Selected. (Click Clean All to clean up all installer-related files for the option you chose in step c.)
    • Similary, to clean up CoreSync, first ensure that you have selected All in the pop-up menu. Then select CoreSync from the list and click Cleanup Selected.
    • (Optional) If you're unable to connect to Adobe's servers, select Fix Host File from the table to repair your host files, and then click Cleanup Selected. The Cleaner Tool creates a backup of the hosts files (named hosts_bkup) in the same directory, which you can revert to if a problem occurs.
  • When you see the message “Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool completed successfully,” click Quit and restart your computer.
  • To verify that the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool completed successfully, in a text editor such as TextEdit, open /Users/[user name]/Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool.log.
  • Review the log file entries. If any of the entries indicate failure, contact us.
  • Once you have successfully run the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool, install your Creative Cloud or Creative Suite application.

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How to uninstall programs on Mac computers? If you are familiar with the “Uninstall a program” interface in Windows operating system (OS), then I would tell you it doesn’t exist on Mac OS X. To uninstall a program on Mac OS X, just drag the program icon and drop to the Trash, then right-click and clear it.

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But do you know how to uninstall applications on your Mac computer, which don’t have shortcuts/icons (which you can drag and drop to the Trash) or uninstall other built-in system applications?

Uninstalling Mac apps is a simple process and don’t take more than five seconds. However, some apps require you to use Terminal or third party applications to uninstall them.

How To Uninstall Programs On Mac With Classic Way

Uninstalling programs from your Mac computer are probably easier than removing applications from other operating systems, such as Windows or Linux OS.

In Windows OS, you need access to Control Panel > Programs and Features > Pick the application you want to remove > Confirm again > Wait for the process to complete.

See Also: How To Force Quit Mac Apps In Mac OS X?

But in the Mac OS X computer, the uninstall process is simpler. You just need to select the Application that you want to remove (from the Desktop or Finder > Applications).

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Next, right-click on the application icon > Move to Trash. Or you can also delete it by dragging the program icon and drop it to the Trash.

After the application has been moved to the Trash, right-click on the Trash and choose “Empty Trash”. The application will be uninstalled.

How To Uninstall Programs On Mac That Don’t Appear In Finder > Applications

With above steps, you have known it’s very easy to remove apps from a Mac computer if they appear in the Application folder or somewhere else which you can “move to the Trash“. But how about applications that aren’t there, such as Java runtime, Flash plugin or browser plugins?

There is no general method to uninstall these apps & built-in features. Instead, you can find appropriate ways to uninstall these programs from Google Search. You can use the search terms: “uninstall [application name] on Mac” with “application name” is the name of the app you want to remove/uninstall.

For example, Adobe has released a solution to help you removing Flash on your Mac computer, find out here.

How To Completely Uninstall Programs On Mac Computer

You can easily uninstall any unwanted apps on your Mac. However, some of them can leave a few preference files, caches or logs in your hard drive.

If you want to remove a Mac app altogether, try a free program called AppCleaner. This will allow you to uninstall unwanted programs on your Mac computer with its data and related files.

From the “Application” tab of the AppCleaner, you can select a program or widget to remove/uninstall. Check it out!

How To Massive Delete Apps From Mac OS X

Another useful feature of the AppCleaner is allowing you to massive delete apps. To doing so, just select all apps that you want to remove, and then click on the “Delete” button. Don’t need to remove all of them one by one, right?

How To Uninstall Apps On Mac OS X Using The Command Line

Most of users don’t like to use commands in Terminal to do anything because those commands are not easy to remember. They feel not comfortable and will look for solutions which easier to do, such as an app with a friendly and simple user interface. However, using Terminal to removing Mac apps is easier than you think.

Firstly, open Finder, click on the Applications > Utilities, find Terminal application and then launch it.

Next, type:

sudo uninstall file://

Next, drag the program icon from Applications into Terminal window and drop it there. And then press Enter. The application will be uninstalled automatically.

In this case, I use Google Chrome an object to show you how to uninstall programs on Mac with Terminal.

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If you have installed any applications from the Apple AppStore, just click on Launchpad, press Option key on your keyboard.

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Next, click on the (x) sign and press Delete to remove the app. It will be removed.

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In this method, you don’t need to empty the Trash as it will delete the program directly, not moving to the Trash.

If you know any other solutions to simplify the uninstall process? Let me know!

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