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A way to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC

Foxit Reader is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Foxit Software Inc.. Check out here for more information on Foxit Software Inc.. Click on to get more information about Foxit Reader on Foxit Software Inc.'s website. Foxit Reader is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader directory, depending on the user's decision. The full command line for removing Foxit Reader is C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. FoxitReader.exe is the Foxit Reader's main executable file and it occupies about 40.14 MB (42093280 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are contained in Foxit Reader. They take 58.86 MB (61721056 bytes) on disk.

  • 64BitMailAgent.exe (376.22 KB)
  • FoxitReader.exe (40.14 MB)
  • FoxitUpdater.exe (10.71 MB)
  • SendCrashReport.exe (2.00 MB)
  • TrackReview.exe (2.17 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.41 MB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (1.91 MB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (60.72 KB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (95.72 KB) to view all...

This info is about Foxit Reader version alone. For more Foxit Reader versions please click below: to view all...
Numerous files, folders and registry entries can not be removed when you want to remove Foxit Reader from your computer.

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Foxit_ConvertToPDF_Reader
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader 7.0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Update\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Foxit Reader_is1

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Reader.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Reader.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\FOXIT SOFTWARE\FOXIT READER\FOXITREADER.EXE.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\FOXIT SOFTWARE\FOXIT READER\FOXITREADER.EXE.FriendlyAppName

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

Foxit Reader is a program offered by the software company Foxit Software Inc.. Frequently, users choose to erase it. This can be easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
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 very good program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Foxit Reader or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Foxit Reader". If it exists on your system the Foxit Reader app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Foxit Reader in the list of programs, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish 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 (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader

8. After uninstalling Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Foxit Reader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Foxit Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove Foxit Reader by Foxit Software Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Software Inc. is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Foxit Reader in case 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:03:45.623