Foxit Reader Foxit Reader

A guide to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Foxit Reader for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Open here where you can read more on Please open if you want to read more on Foxit Reader on's page. The full command line for removing Foxit Reader is rundll32.exe advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection C:\windows\INF\FoxitR.inf,Uninstall. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is called FoxitReader.exe and it has a size of 20.27 MB (21259768 bytes).

The executables below are part of Foxit Reader They take about 22.77 MB (23880712 bytes) on disk.

  • Foxit Updater.exe (2.41 MB)
  • FoxitReader.exe (20.27 MB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (94.02 KB)

The current page applies to Foxit Reader version alone.

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

Foxit Reader is a program offered by Frequently, people decide to erase it. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this by hand takes some know-how related to PCs. The best SIMPLE approach to erase Foxit Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Foxit Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "Foxit Reader". If it exists on your system the Foxit Reader app will be found automatically. After you click Foxit Reader in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

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

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: rundll32.exe advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection C:\windows\INF\FoxitR.inf,Uninstall
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. 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 proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Foxit Reader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Foxit Reader by from your computer, nor are we saying that Foxit Reader by is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Foxit Reader supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-28 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-28 16:55:19.293