Uninstalling the pdfaPilot Acrobat plugin
The pdfaPilot plugin can be easily deleted in just a few steps. We’ll show you where the relevant packages can be found depending on the operating system and Acrobat version.
Removing the pdfaPilot Plugin on MacOS
The pdaPilot plugin for Acrobat can be easily removed by deleting the pdfaPilot7.acroplugin package in the callas software subfolder in the Plugins directory for Acrobat, under Mac.
Please note that as of Acrobat DC, Adobe has changed the folder in which it stores third-party plugins:
/Library/Application Support/Adobe/Acrobat/DC/Plug-ins/callas software
Acrobat XI and older
For Acrobat XI and older, meanwhile, the plugin can be found in the following folder:
/Applications/Adobe Acrobat XI Pro/Adobe Acrobat Pro.app/Contents/Plug-ins/callas software
Removing the pdfaPilot Plugin on Windows
On Windows, the plugin can be found in the subfolder of the plugin directory for the current Acrobat version:
The folders and files contained within can be identified by their name, e.g. “pdfaPilot 8”, “pdfaPilot 9”.
Delete them to remove the plugin.