How to properly uninstall an Arturia software


V Collection 5

[NOTE : If you have created user Banks/Presets, please back them up using the Export Bank/Preset function]
  • MAC

To completely uninstall an Arturia plugin from a MAC computer, please delete the following folders & files if available :

/Library/Arturia/<instrument>
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST/<instrument>.vst
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST3/<instrument>.vst3
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/<instrument>.component
/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/plugins/Arturia/*.aaxplugin
/Application/Arturia/<instrument>.app

<instrument> = Name of the instrument that should be uninstalled.
  • Windows

- To completely uninstall an Arturia plugin from a Windows computer, please go to the following folder:

C:\ProgramData\Arturia

> And delete the concerned product folder

- Then go to this folder: 

32-bits: C:\Program Files\Arturia\<concerned product>
64-bits: C:\Program Files (x86)\Arturia\<concerned product>

> And simply click on the concerned product uninstaller


V Collection 4

[NOTE : If you have created user Banks/Presets, please back them up using the Export Bank/Preset function]
  • MAC

To completely uninstall a program from a MAC computer please delete the following folders:
/Library/Arturia/<instrument>
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST/<instrument>.vst
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST3/<instrument>.vst3
/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/<instrument>.component
/Library/Application Support/Digidesign/Plug-Ins/<instrument>.dpm
/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/plugins/*.aaxplugin
/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/plugins/Arturia/*.aaxplugin
/Application/Arturia/<instrument>.app
/Application/Arturia/<instrument> MIDI control Center.app

Please note that not all files may exist.

  • Windows

For a Windows based computer simply follow the standard uninstall procedure for your operating system. 



Arturia Software Center

[NOTE : Don't forget to first deactivate your licenses from the Arturia Software Center preferences]
  • MAC

In order to completely uninstall the ASC, please delete the following folders & files:

/Applications/Arturia/Arturia Software Center

/Library/Arturia/Arturia Software Center

/Users/""USER"/Library/Preferences/com.Arturia.ArturiaSoftwareCenter.plist
  • Windows

For a Windows based computer simply follow the standard uninstall procedure for your operating system. 



Midi Control Center

[NOTE : Dont forget to first backup your templates, sequences & projects with the export function]
  • MAC

To completely uninstall the Midi Control Center from a MAC computer, please delete the following files & folders:

/Applications/Arturia/MIDI Control Center.app

/Library/Arturia/MIDI Control Center

/"USER"/Library/Preferences/com.arturia.midicontrolcenter.plist

  • Windows

For a Windows based computer simply follow the standard uninstall procedure for your operating system.