Whether you need to reinstall Soda PDF or uninstall it from your device, this guide will walk you through the process. If you encounter any errors during uninstallation, an alternative removal method is also provided. 

Click here to skip the standard uninstallation and go to the troubleshooting section.


How to uninstall Soda PDF


Step 1 - Close open applications

  • Close Soda PDF and all Microsoft Office applications.
  • You will have an opportunity to do so during the installation but it's safer to close apps now.


Step 2 - Find Soda PDF in Start Menu

  • Click on the Start Menu.
  • Locate Soda PDF in the list of programs.
  • Right-click on the Soda PDF icon.
  • Choose Uninstall.




Step 3 - Choose Soda PDF to open Uninstall tool

The Uninstall or change a program section in Programs and Features will open.




  • Double-click on Soda PDF.




Step 4 - Uninstall Soda PDF

The installation manager will open.

  • Choose Remove.




  • Click Next to proceed.

If you did not close Soda PDF and the Microsoft Office apps, you would see the window below.

  • Save any Open Files.
  • Either choose to have Soda PDF close the programs, or you can do so manually.
  • Click Next to proceed.




You'll see the window below once Soda PDF has been successfully uninstalled.

  • Click on Finish to finalize.





The Soda PDF removal tool will safely remove the app when you encounter an error when trying to uninstall the app.


Step 1 - Open Soda PDF Removal Tool

  • Click here to download the Soda PDF Removal Tool.
  • Open the Removal Tool.
  • Click Yes.



Step 2 - Choose the version to remove

  • Choose your version of Soda PDF Desktop from the dropdown.



Step 3 - Uninstall Soda PDF

You'll see all the Soda PDF files on your system. Your PDFs will be left alone during this process.

  • Click REMOVE ALL.



Each reference of the Soda PDF Desktop will be removed.



Step 4 - Close Removal Tool

When you see Removing Completed at the bottom, you can close the removal tool.

  • Click on the X in the top left corner.
  • Click on Yes.




Step 5 - Delete the removal tool

When you Delete the Removal Tool File from your computer, it will be gone. It's a small application that does not install into your system.

  • Find Soda_Remover.
  • Right-click on its icon.
  • Choose Delete.




If you encounter any errors trying to uninstall Soda PDF, please contact our support.

You can send us a message by clicking on the Contact us button on our main support page.

*You will need to enter your email address. A security code will be sent to you. Enter the code and click on Validate. You will then be able to open a request.

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