Foxit Reader Foxit Reader

A way to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC

Foxit Reader is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was created by Foxit Software Company. Go over here where you can find out more on Foxit Software Company. Foxit Reader is commonly set up in the C:\Archivos de programa\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader directory, regulated by the user's option. Foxit Reader's full uninstall command line is C:\Archivos de programa\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Uninstall.exe. FoxitReader.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 45.51 MB (47720640 bytes) on disk.

Foxit Reader contains of the executables below. They take 72.86 MB (76397536 bytes) on disk.

  • Foxit Reader.exe (9.70 MB)
  • FoxitReader.exe (45.51 MB)
  • FoxitUpdater.exe (4.91 MB)
  • SendCrashReport.exe (2.27 MB)
  • TrackReview.exe (2.35 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.41 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (334.50 KB)
  • UnInstallPDFReaderPlugin.exe (89.45 KB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (1.91 MB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (4.30 MB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (91.19 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Foxit Reader. Click on the links below for other Foxit Reader versions: to view all...
Several files, folders and Windows registry entries will not be deleted when you remove Foxit Reader from your computer.

The files below remain on your disk by Foxit Reader when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Foxit Software_Foxit Reader_Foxit Reader_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_Foxit Software_Foxit Reader_Uninstall_exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Foxit Reader.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Foxit Reader

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • 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

A way to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Foxit Reader is an application marketed by Foxit Software Company. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this program. This can be troublesome because performing this manually requires some skill related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK approach 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Foxit Reader or simply click the Search feature and type in "Foxit Reader". The Foxit Reader program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Foxit Reader in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader

8. After removing Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Foxit Reader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Foxit Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Foxit Reader by Foxit Software Company from your PC, we are not saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Software Company is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Foxit Reader supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 17:45:01.473