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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to clean your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Foxit Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "Foxit Reader". If it is installed on your PC the Foxit Reader application will be found automatically. When you select Foxit Reader in the list , some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Foxit Reader, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Foxit Reader

  • The publisher 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