What is ACDSee Pro?

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ACDSee Pro is published by ACDSee. You can find out more about ACDSee Pro at its official website or at ACDSee's website.

Users on average believe that ACDSee Pro's quality is good. Most users give it a rating of three stars.

How do I clean ACDSee Pro?

ACDSee Pro may store excess, temporary data on your computer that can take up valuable space. It may also store private data such as passwords or browsing history in the registry or on the file system. The easiest way to erase this data is by downloading AppCleaner, it is 100% free and about 1MB in size. A portable version is also available.

Clean ACDSee Pro
with AppCleaner

If you want to clean ACDSee Pro manually, you can follow the steps outlined below. There are three locations in the file system where ACDSee Pro stores data that can be cleaned.


To clean your file system from files stored by ACDSee Pro and to gain free disk space, examine the following file system locations. First of all, open a command prompt window:

  • Hit the Windows key , usually located in the lower left of your keyboard between the Ctrl and Alt keys.
  • Windows XP/Vista/7: Click Run...
  • Type cmd
  • Hit Enter

Now list all the files stored by ACDSee Pro that can be cleaned:

  1. Type dir %LOCALAPPDATA%\ACD Systems\Catalogs\*Pro
    • Windows XP: Type dir %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\ACD Systems\Catalogs\*Pro
  2. For all the folders that were listed in the previous step:
    Type dir {folder}\Default\* where {folder} is one of the folders listed in the previous step.
  3. Type dir /s %LOCALAPPDATA%\ACD Systems\ICMCache\*
    • Windows XP: Type dir /s %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\ACD Systems\ICMCache\*
  4. Type dir /s %LOCALAPPDATA%\ACD Systems\SavedSearches\*
    • Windows XP: Type dir /s %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\ACD Systems\SavedSearches\*

Once you have identified the files stored by ACDSee Pro that you want to clean, delete them using the del command or Windows Explorer.