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How to uninstall Live 1-9 completely

  • Live-Versionen: All
  • Betriebssysteme: ALL

Instructions to uninstall Live completely from the computer, including Library and Pack content.

Live 9

  • Start Live, open the Preferences' “Library” tab and write down the “Installation Folder for Packs" and "Location of User Library" paths.
  • Uninstall Live via the 'Control Panel/Software' (Win) or remove the application folder (Mac OSX).
  • Open Windows Explorer (Win) or Finder (OSX) and browse to the Packs and User Library locations that you wrote down previously.
  • Delete these folders - please make sure you have not stored any personal data inside the User Library.
  • Delete all the Ableton folders mentioned below.

Live 1 - 8

  • Start Live, open the Preferences' “Library” tab and write down the “Library Location" path.
  • Uninstall Live via the 'Control Panel/Software' (Win) or remove the application folder (Mac OSX).
  • Open Windows Explorer (Win) or Finder (OSX) and browse to the Library location that you wrote down previously.
  • Delete the Library folder - please make sure you have not stored any personal data inside this folder.
  • Delete the Ableton folders which can be found here:

Windows XP

\Documents and Settings\[username]\Application Data\Ableton\

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8

\Users\[username]\AppData\Roaming\Ableton\

Mac OS X

/Users/[username]/Library/Preferences/Ableton/
/Users/[username]/Library/Application Support/Ableton/
/Users/[username]/Library/Caches/Ableton/
all files in /Users/[username]/Library/Preferences/ starting with 'com.ableton.live.'
all files in /Library/Application Support/Propellerhead Software/ReWire/ starting with 'Ableton Live Engine'
and the same files in /Users/[username]/Library/Application Support/Propellerhead Software/ReWire/

Additional Information

Please refer to the following knowledge base article for further informations how to access hidden folders on Windows and Mac OS X.

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