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A guide to uninstall Foxit PDF Editor from your PC

Foxit PDF Editor is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Foxit Corporation. More information on Foxit Corporation can be found here. Usually the Foxit PDF Editor program is placed in the C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\PDF Editor directory, depending on the user's option during setup. Foxit PDF Editor's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\PDF Editor\uninstall.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled PDFEdit.exe and it has a size of 2.05 MB (2154500 bytes).

Foxit PDF Editor is comprised of the following executables which occupy 2.36 MB (2471372 bytes) on disk:

  • PDFEdit.exe (2.05 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (309.45 KB)

This info is about Foxit PDF Editor version only. You can find below info on other releases of Foxit PDF Editor:

Many files, folders and registry entries will not be removed when you are trying to remove Foxit PDF Editor from your PC.

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Corporation\Foxit PDF Editor
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\PDF Editor
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Foxit PDF Editor

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\PDF Editor\PDFEdit.exe

A way to delete Foxit PDF Editor from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Foxit PDF Editor is an application released by Foxit Corporation. Sometimes, computer users want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be difficult because doing this manually takes some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. The best EASY approach to remove Foxit PDF Editor 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Foxit PDF Editor or simply click the Search field and type in "Foxit PDF Editor". If it is installed on your PC the Foxit PDF Editor program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Foxit PDF Editor in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Foxit PDF Editor, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Foxit PDF Editor.
Uninstall Foxit PDF Editor

8. After uninstalling Foxit PDF Editor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Foxit PDF Editor that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Foxit PDF Editor with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Foxit PDF Editor by Foxit Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Foxit PDF Editor by Foxit Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Foxit PDF Editor supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 02:58:57.320