If you use adobe applications for various creative purposes, you might be well familiar with Adobe Creative Cloud.Know here how to uninstall adobe creative cloud. Adobe Creative Cloud is a program that provides a host of applications and services from Adobe Inc. It gives the subscribers the access to the software like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premier pro and other adobe applications.
Easy Ways To Uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud
It also provides essential software updates and support for the installed applications. Adobe applications are downloaded directly from the internet and are installed into the computer and works perfectly as long as the user has subscription of the Adobe Creative Cloud. The subscriptions vary from monthly to yearly and has its own benefits based on the subscription type.
If you have been using adobe creative cloud in your computer and now you no longer use this application and want to uninstall it, you should know that Adobe Creative Cloud has a different way of uninstallation than any other application on your computer.
Generally, any application can be uninstalled from the “Add or Remove Program” option but this does not works with Adobe Creative Cloud.In this article, we will guide you the process you need to follow in order to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer. However, let us just try the older method of uninstalling an application first.
Procedure of Uninstallation:
From the settings option in the start bar, go to settings by clicking on it.
In the settings menu, select “Apps”
In the “Apps” menu, you will see the list of applications installed in your computer. Leave all the applications and look out for Adobe Creative Cloud. Here you have to select “Adobe Creative Cloud” and click on “UNINSTALL”
As you move through the process, you will learn that Adobe Creative Cloud will not be uninstalled and it will state, “You still have Creative Cloud Applications in your Computer that require it”
This implies that as long as there are other Adobe Applications installed in your computer, “Adobe Creative Cloud” cannot be uninstalled from it. Therefore, there are two things now you can do to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud.
ONE: You uninstall all Adobe applications one by one from Adobe Creative Cloud menu and once your are done with removing all adobe applications, then you may uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud as well. And this technique works without any doubt. However, this will result in removing all the adobe applications despite the fact that you may be wanting some Adobe applications in your computer just to get rid of the Adobe Creative Cloud. Definitely, this is not a wise move.
TWO: You might need one or more of the Adobe Applications to use but do not need to have Adobe Creative Cloud in your computer, then you should follow the below given easy steps to help you remove Creative Cloud from your computer while letting you keep other Adobe Applications.
Procedure of Uninstallation of “ADOBE CREATIVE CLOUD”.
STEP 1: Open “Google” in your browser and search “Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner”.
STEP 2: Open the first website in the search results, and from it download “Adobe Creative Cleaner Tool”.
Here is the good news; Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner tool is a portable application, which means that you do not have to install this in your computer. After downloading the application, make sure you run “Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool” as “Administrator”.
STEP 3: As you run “Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool”, you will be prompted to choose between the available language options. If you want the application to be in English, type “e” in the command, otherwise you should type “j” should you want the application to be in Japanese.
A new Command prompt page will open with detailed notes, at the end of the notes, give command of “yes” by typing “y”.
STEP 4: Another new list of applications will open along with the choice numbers to uninstall.
Let us say fourth (4th) option suits your requirement, and then all you need to do is to give your choice at the bottom of the list by typing the number digit of your choice.
STEP 5: This is the final step, as you have chosen applications at option 4 to be removed from your computer, the application will provide the information of the software installed in your computer against your chosen option. From among the list, there will be option to either “Remove Creative Cloud Desktop” or to “Clean All”.
Since you want to remove Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer, choose the first option “1” to proceed with the uninstallation process. The Cleaner tool will ask you to verify if you want to remove “Adobe Creative Cloud from the Installer Database”. Type “y” for yes in the command and wait for the Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner to finish the uninstallation process. After few seconds, Adobe Creative Cloud tool will successfully be uninstalled from your computer and you will have all your Adobe Applications that you wanted to keep in your computer.
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If you use only one or more Adobe applications and do not use Adobe Creative Cloud frequently, you may want to uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer without removing your beloved Adobe Applications. The general procedure to Uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud will not work from the Apps settings of the Windows and you have to download Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool from the internet.
You will be able to uninstall Creative Cloud by following easy five (5) steps mentioned above in detail. It is hoped that this post has helped you with the uninstallation of Adobe Creative Cloud from your computer while letting you keep your favorite Adobe Applications for your creativity.