Hi, I have tried to install reader DC on my W10 PC. It didnt finish. I have tried to uninstall it using the Windows tool but it could not find the file. I tried to reinstall but it said you have the latest version but it would not load. I have manually deleted the adobe folders but cannot uninstall or reinstall or read pdf's! I am stuck. Any help please?
Could you please try removing the traces of Reader's installation using Cleaner tool which can be downloaded from here: Download Adobe Reader and Acrobat Cleaner Tool - Adobe Labs ,
Restart the computer.
Install Reader DC from here: Adobe - Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Distribution
(select your operating system, language, and version from the drop-down list).
Let me know if there is any issue while installing the application.
There is an alternative way to do this if you keep getting 1007 error and still will not uninstall
Adobe updates and uninstall solved For Windows 10
1/ Go to - settings
/ Update & security / Windows update / Advanced Options
2/ When in Advance Options ... tick the box for - " give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update windows "
3/ restart your pc
4/ go to adobe help and click " Repair installation " and let it run repair.
(you may want to try step 6 first just in case it works without having to do this step )
5/ restart again
6/ then when still in adobe help click on " Check for Updates" and Adobe should update ...
7/ restart again
8/ Go to “ Control Panel “ select “ Uninstall program “
9/ Select Adobe reader dc and then uninstall …. (or use the uninstall tool)
I'm at #4 - Adobe doesn't have a "help" on their website - it has support, but there is no option to "repair installation". I searched their entire site.
Hi. I am facing the same issue. And not able to open. Kindly support quickly
Hello - I used the adobe cleaner that you listed in the response above. It removed it from the "install/uninstall programs" from the control panel, so it's not listed as a program, but it's still in the (program files x896) and WILL NOT remove, even when I log in as admin.
I can't reinstall because it says there is a newer version - which there is not.
I am going thru this same issue. I am not liking this
Okay, so what I did was go to see if I needed to update anything which I did. I then restarted my computer and went into the setting and was able to uninstall.