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How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your computer

Foxit Reader is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Foxit Corporation. You can read more on Foxit Corporation or check for application updates here. More information about Foxit Reader can be seen at . Foxit Reader is normally installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader folder, depending on the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling Foxit Reader is C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 35.59 MB (37318720 bytes) on disk and is called Foxit Reader.exe.

Foxit Reader installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 52.50 MB (55050920 bytes) on disk.



  • Foxit Reader.exe (35.59 MB)
  • Foxit Updater.exe (11.18 MB)
  • SendCrashReport.exe (1.99 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.81 MB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (737.96 KB)
  • FCUpdateService.exe (238.66 KB)
  • unins001.exe (845.16 KB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (59.06 KB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (94.06 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 6.1.5.624 of Foxit Reader. For more Foxit Reader versions please click below:

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Numerous files, folders and registry entries can be left behind when you are trying to remove Foxit Reader from your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader

The files below remain on your disk by Foxit Reader when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal create pdf form scanner documents.bmp.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Create PDF from Office-convert PDF to office.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal create pdf from scanner documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Design form fields easily.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Edit and reflow paragraphs in PDF files.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Enterprise PDF Reader.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Fastest PDF Search and Index.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Integrate PDF into your application.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Integrate PDF into your mobile apps.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Powerful Word Processor.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Protect Sensitive PDF Documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Protect your PDF files with AD RMS.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal View and annotate PDFs.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal view PDFs on iPads.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal View PDFs on mobile devices.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\Profile.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ProfileRibbon.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon create pdf form scanner documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Create PDF from Office-convert PDF to office.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon create pdf from scanner documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Design form fields easily.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Edit and reflow paragraphs in PDF files.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Enterprise PDF Reader.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Fastest PDF Search and Index.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Integrate PDF into your application.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Integrate PDF into your mobile apps.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Powerful Word Processor.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Protect Sensitive PDF Documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Protect your PDF files with AD RMS.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon View and annotate PDFs.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon view PDFs on iPads.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon View PDFs on mobile devices.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\progress_bar.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\progress_circle.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\transfer.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\transfer1.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\cloud.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\FCUpdateService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\FoxitCloud.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\FoxitCloud.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\unins000.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\unins000.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Cloud\unins000.msg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Reader.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Updater.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\FXCUSTOM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\CommentsSummarylang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\docusign_pluginlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\facebook_pluginlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\FileOpenlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\fpmcreatorlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\FRMSPlglang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\FRMSPlgV2lang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\IntegrateWithSPlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\lang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\Speechlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\de_de\Updaterlang_de_de.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\CommentsSummarylang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\docusign_pluginlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\facebook_pluginlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\FileOpenlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\fpmcreatorlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\FRMSPlglang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\FRMSPlgV2lang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\IntegrateWithSPlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\lang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\Speechlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\es_la\Updaterlang_es_la.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\CommentsSummarylang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\docusign_pluginlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\facebook_pluginlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\FileOpenlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\fpmcreatorlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\FRMSPlglang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\FRMSPlgV2lang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\IntegrateWithSPlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\lang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\Speechlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\fr_fr\Updaterlang_fr_fr.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\CommentsSummarylang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\docusign_pluginlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\facebook_pluginlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\FileOpenlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\fpmcreatorlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\FRMSPlglang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\FRMSPlgV2lang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\IntegrateWithSPlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\lang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\Speechlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\it_it\Updaterlang_it_it.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\CommentsSummarylang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\docusign_pluginlang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\facebook_pluginlang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\FileOpenlang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\fpmcreatorlang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\FRMSPlglang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\FRMSPlgV2lang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\IntegrateWithSPlang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\lang_nl_nl.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lang\nl_nl\Speechlang_nl_nl.xml

Generally the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Foxit_ConvertToPDF_Reader
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader 6.0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Update\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Foxit Reader_is1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@foxitsoftware.com/Foxit Reader Plugin,version=1.0,application/pdf
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@foxitsoftware.com/Foxit Reader Plugin,version=1.0,application/vnd.fdf

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\FOXIT SOFTWARE\FOXIT READER\FOXIT READER.EXE.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\FOXIT SOFTWARE\FOXIT READER\FOXIT READER.EXE.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\FoxitCloudUpdateService\ImagePath




A way to uninstall Foxit Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Foxit Reader is a program released by Foxit Corporation. Frequently, people choose to uninstall it. This is efortful because performing this by hand requires some skill related to PCs. One of the best EASY way to uninstall Foxit Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to clean your computer.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Foxit Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "Foxit Reader". If it is installed on your PC the Foxit Reader app will be found very quickly. When you select Foxit Reader in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Foxit Reader:


  • The software company is: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/?Language=en
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader


8. After uninstalling Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Foxit Reader that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Foxit Reader supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 15:47:14.080