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User preference files are not removed by Adobe Creative Suite 3 even when selected during uninstallation. You can remove the preference files for any Adobe Creative Suite 3 products although any custom settings will be lost.. Default preference files for Adobe Creative Suite 3 products are created on installation or launch. The information in this document covers all of the products in the Adobe Creative Suite 3: Design Premium, Design Standard, Web Premium, and Web Standard.

Acrobat 8 Professional

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.acrobat.80.sh.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Acrobat.Pro_ppc_8.0.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Acrobat.Pro_x86_8.0.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Acrobat.Pro.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.distiller8.plist
  • /Library/Preferences/com.adobe.acrobat.pdfviewer.plist
  • /Library/Preferences/com.adobe.PDFAdminSettings.plist

Bridge

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.bridge2.plist

Device Central

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Device Central CS3 Prefs

Camera Raw

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Application Support/Adobe/CameraRaw/Defaults

Contribute

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.contribute.ffextn.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Contribute.plist
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Contribute 4.1 Preferences

Dreamweaver

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 Prefs
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.dreamweaver-9.0.plist

Extension Manager

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.ExtensionManager.plist

Fireworks

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Fireworks CS3

Flash Professional

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Flash CS3 MRU
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Flash CS3 Preferences

Illustrator

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Illustrator CS3 Settings
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Save For Web AI 12.0 Prefs
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.illustrator.plist

InDesign

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe InDesign

Photoshop and Photoshop Extended

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Photoshop CS3 Paths
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Photoshop CS3 Setting
  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Photoshop.plist

Version Cue

  • /Users/[User]/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.versioncueCS3.setup.plist

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