ABBYY FineReader 12 ABBYY FineReader 12

How to uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12 from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove ABBYY FineReader 12 for Windows. The Windows version was created by ABBYY Production LLC. You can find out more on ABBYY Production LLC or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on ABBYY FineReader 12 on ABBYY Production LLC's web page. ABBYY FineReader 12 is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\ABBYY FineReader 12 directory, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. The full command line for removing ABBYY FineReader 12 is MsiExec.exe /I{F12000FD-0001-0000-0000-074957833700}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. ABBYY FineReader 12's primary file takes about 2.89 MB (3026976 bytes) and its name is FineReader.exe.

The following executables are installed alongside ABBYY FineReader 12. They occupy about 10.63 MB (11146288 bytes) on disk.

  • AbbyySTI.exe (60.53 KB)
  • AInfo.exe (1.75 MB)
  • Bonus.ScreenshotReader.exe (1.45 MB)
  • FineCmd.exe (1.10 MB)
  • FineExec.exe (59.53 KB)
  • FineReader.exe (2.89 MB)
  • NetworkLicenseServer.exe (939.20 KB)
  • Registrator.exe (97.53 KB)
  • ScanTwain.exe (1.18 MB)
  • ScanWia.exe (1.02 MB)
  • TrigrammsInstaller.exe (40.03 KB)
  • UpdateInstaller.exe (76.03 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 12.1.445 of ABBYY FineReader 12. You can find below info on other releases of ABBYY FineReader 12:

How to uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ABBYY FineReader 12 is a program released by ABBYY Production LLC. Frequently, users choose to remove this program. This can be easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK manner to remove ABBYY FineReader 12 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 Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find ABBYY FineReader 12 or simply click the Search field and type in "ABBYY FineReader 12". The ABBYY FineReader 12 application will be found automatically. When you select ABBYY FineReader 12 in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding ABBYY FineReader 12, 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 pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for ABBYY FineReader 12:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{F12000FD-0001-0000-0000-074957833700}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12.
Uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12

8. After removing ABBYY FineReader 12, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong ABBYY FineReader 12 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ABBYY FineReader 12 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12 by ABBYY Production LLC from your PC, we are not saying that ABBYY FineReader 12 by ABBYY Production LLC is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ABBYY FineReader 12 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and 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 00:24:34.067