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How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your system

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Foxit Reader for Windows. It is written by Foxit Corporation. Open here where you can get more info on Foxit Corporation. Further information about Foxit Reader can be found at . The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Foxit Reader. The application's main executable file is called Foxit Reader.exe and occupies 34.55 MB (36229696 bytes).

The executable files below are installed along with Foxit Reader. They occupy about 49.18 MB (51573760 bytes) on disk.

  • Foxit Reader.exe (34.55 MB)
  • Foxit Updater.exe (9.13 MB)
  • SendCrashReport.exe (1.99 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.82 MB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (737.96 KB)
  • unins000.exe (845.16 KB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (59.06 KB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (94.06 KB) to view all...

This info is about Foxit Reader version alone. Click on the links below for other Foxit Reader versions: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Foxit Reader you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Foxit Reader:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Foxit Reader\سنàëèٍü Foxit Reader.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader\CRASH.DMP
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader\CRASHLOG.TXT
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader\

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Foxit_ConvertToPDF_Reader
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2294CDCA-30F6-4323-87B3-92EB0DFD9E13}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{14E8BBD8-1D1C-4D56-A4DA-D20B75EB814E}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{1B96FAD8-1C10-416E-8027-6EFF94045F6F}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{21F5E992-636E-48DC-9C47-5B05DEF82372}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{453161A5-1E23-4c83-B41B-1C6F1911F312}\InprocServer32\

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

Foxit Reader is an application offered by the software company Foxit Corporation. Frequently, computer users want to erase this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because deleting this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY way to erase Foxit Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Foxit Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "Foxit Reader". The Foxit Reader program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Foxit Reader in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Foxit Reader:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • 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 clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove 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 found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Foxit Reader supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered 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 13:09:24.377