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A guide to uninstall Foxit Reader from your computer

This web page is about Foxit Reader for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by Foxit Corporation. Check out here where you can read more on Foxit Corporation. Please follow if you want to read more on Foxit Reader on Foxit Corporation's website. Foxit Reader is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader folder, subject to the user's choice. C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Foxit Reader. The application's main executable file has a size of 32.28 MB (33846336 bytes) on disk and is called Foxit Reader.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in Foxit Reader. They take 42.28 MB (44335792 bytes) on disk.

  • Foxit Reader.exe (32.28 MB)
  • Foxit Updater.exe (7.32 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.82 MB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (737.96 KB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (59.06 KB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (93.96 KB) to view all...

This info is about Foxit Reader version only. For other Foxit Reader versions please click below: to view all...
Some files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be removed when you are trying to remove Foxit Reader from your PC.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1B9AFE30-204B-46D4-A6BB-152BF336D16C}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{1B9AFE30-204B-46D4-A6BB-152BF336D16C}\

A way to erase Foxit Reader from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Foxit Reader is a program released by the software company Foxit Corporation. Some people try to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK manner to erase Foxit Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Foxit Reader or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Foxit Reader". The Foxit Reader app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Foxit Reader in the list , the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Foxit Reader:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader

8. After removing Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Foxit Reader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page 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 for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Foxit Reader in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-23 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 12:15:05.560