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How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC

Foxit Reader is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ depending on the user's preference. The program's main executable file is labeled Foxit Reader.exe and its approximative size is 6.49 MB (6806784 bytes).

Foxit Reader is composed of the following executables which occupy 6.66 MB (6985472 bytes) on disk:

  • Foxit Reader.exe (6.49 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (87.25 KB)
  • UnInstallPDFReaderPlugin.exe (87.25 KB)
When planning to uninstall Foxit Reader you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Foxit Reader:
  • C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Foxit Reader:
  • C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Reader.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\XBGRM2UI\foxit-reader-word-to-pdf[1].jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nss2315.tmp\installing_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nss2315.tmp\launch_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nst99CA.tmp\installing_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nst99CA.tmp\launch_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nsw3991.tmp\installing_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\nsw3991.tmp\launch_foxit_reader.bmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Foxit Reader.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Foxit Reader

How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Sometimes, computer users try to erase it. This can be hard because removing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY 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 already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Foxit Reader or simply click the Search feature and type in "Foxit Reader". If it is installed on your PC the Foxit Reader program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Foxit Reader in the list of apps, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept 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 ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Foxit Reader which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130