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A guide to uninstall Foxit Reader from your system

Foxit Reader is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your PC. The Windows version was created by Foxit Soft. Check out here for more details on Foxit Soft. The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Foxit Reader by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is titled Foxit Reader.exe and its approximative size is 10.73 MB (11249144 bytes).

Foxit Reader is composed of the following executables which occupy 11.83 MB (12409822 bytes) on disk:

  • Foxit Reader.exe (10.73 MB)
  • InstallPlugin.exe (89.45 KB)
  • unins000.exe (697.78 KB)
  • curl.exe (346.25 KB)

This page is about Foxit Reader version 4.3.1 only. You can find below a few links to other Foxit Reader versions:

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

Foxit Reader is a program offered by Foxit Soft. Frequently, users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this manually takes some skill related to Windows internal functioning. The best EASY action to uninstall 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, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Click on 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 existing on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Foxit Reader or simply click the Search feature and type in "Foxit Reader". If it is installed on your PC the Foxit Reader app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Foxit Reader in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader

8. After removing Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Foxit Reader that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Foxit Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Foxit Reader by Foxit Soft from your PC, we are not saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Soft is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Foxit Reader supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 18:14:04.327