Use the Creative Cloud desktop application to uninstall Creative Cloud apps.

Uninstall Creative Cloud apps

If you no longer want an app, you must uninstall it using the Adobe Creative Cloud desktop application.


Do not drag the app files and folders to the Trash or Recycle Bin, as they will not uninstall properly.

  1. Open the Creative Cloud desktop app by clicking the Creative Cloud icon in your taskbar (Windows) or the Apple menu bar (Mac OS).

    Creative Cloud desktop app icon
  2. Click the Apps tab to display a list of installed apps.

    Creative Cloud apps tab
  3. In the Installed Apps section, place your mouse pointer over the name of the app you want to uninstall. A gear icon appears to the right.

    Manage app menu gear icon
  4. Click the gear icon and choose Uninstall.

    Uninstall an app

    You can track your uninstall progress in the progress bar or at the top of the Creative Cloud desktop app.

    Uninstalling app progress

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