For information about uninstalling CS6 applications, please visit Creative Suite 6 installation instructions.
The Adobe Application Manager allows you to remove the product from your computer. The Adobe Application Manager is included with Adobe Creative Suite 5, CS5.5 and CS5 and CS5.5 point products.
Important: Do not attempt to manually uninstall or remove CS5 or CS5.5 applications by dragging folders to the Recycle Bin (Windows) or Trash (Mac OS). Doing so can cause problems when you try to reinstall the Creative Suite product.
Choose to remove preferences or deactivate your product.
Note: Connect to the Internet to deactivate.
Important: If you plan to reinstall the Creative Suite edition or product on the same computer, then you can keep your activation. For information, see Activation and deactivation (1008779).