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How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your PC

Foxit Reader is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. It was created for Windows by Foxit Corporation. More info about Foxit Corporation can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on Foxit Reader on Foxit Corporation's website. Foxit Reader is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. 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. The application's main executable file occupies 35.38 MB (37094976 bytes) on disk and is called Foxit Reader.exe.

The following executables are contained in Foxit Reader. They occupy 81.47 MB (85428736 bytes) on disk.

  • Foxit Reader.exe (35.38 MB)
  • Foxit Updater.exe (9.14 MB)
  • FoxitReader.exe (32.28 MB)
  • SendCrashReport.exe (1.99 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.82 MB)
  • UninstallPrint.exe (742.06 KB)
  • FXC_ProxyProcess.exe (59.06 KB)
  • FoxitPrevhost.exe (94.06 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 6.1.2.1224 of Foxit Reader. You can find below a few links to other Foxit Reader releases:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Foxit Reader
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Foxit Software\Foxit Cloud\Reader

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Foxit Reader:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Create PDF from Office-convert PDF to office.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal create pdf from scanner documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Design form fields easily.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Edit and reflow paragraphs in PDF files.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Enterprise PDF Reader.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Fastest PDF Search and Index.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Integrate PDF into your application.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Integrate PDF into your mobile apps.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Powerful Word Processor.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Protect Sensitive PDF Documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal Protect your PDF files with AD RMS.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal View and annotate PDFs.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\normal View PDFs on mobile devices.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\Profile.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ProfileRibbon.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Create PDF from Office-convert PDF to office.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon create pdf from scanner documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Design form fields easily.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Edit and reflow paragraphs in PDF files.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Enterprise PDF Reader.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Fastest PDF Search and Index.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Integrate PDF into your application.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Integrate PDF into your mobile apps.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Powerful Word Processor.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Protect Sensitive PDF Documents.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon Protect your PDF files with AD RMS.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon View and annotate PDFs.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Advertisement\ribbon View PDFs on mobile devices.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\progress_bar.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\progress_circle.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\transfer.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\docusign\transfer1.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Reader.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Foxit Updater.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\FXCUSTOM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\accent.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\correct.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\ssceam.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\ssceam2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\sscebr.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\sscebr2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\ssceca.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\ssceca2.clx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\tech.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\lex\userdic.tlx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\CommentsSummary.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\ConvertToPDFShellExtension_x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\Creator\FXC_ProxyProcess.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\Creator\x64\ConvertToPDF_x64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\Creator\x86\ConvertToPDF_x86.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\docusign_plugin.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\facebook_plugin.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\FoxitReaderBrowserAx.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\FRMSPlgV2.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\npFoxitReaderPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\pddomproxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\Speech.fpi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\plugins\updater.fpi126_old.tmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Release Note\en_us\Release Note.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\SendCrashReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Shell Extensions\FoxitPrevhost.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Classic\Thumbnail\en_us\ChangeToolBarRibbonThumbnail.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Classic\Thumbnail\en_us\ChangeToolBarThumbnail.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Classic\Thumbnail\en_us\RibbonThumbnail.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Classic\Thumbnail\en_us\Thumbnail.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\Btn_Help.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\Btn_Style.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\Btn_Style_S.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\CaptionTitle.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Area.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Area_Normal.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Back.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Back2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Close.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Close_S.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Maximize.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Maximize_S.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Minimize.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Minimize_S.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Restore.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\AppCaption\SysBtn_Restore_S.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Black.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\CaptionBar\BkGround.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\CaptionBar\Border.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\CaptionBar\Button.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\MainWnd\Border.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\MainWnd\BorderCaption.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\MainWnd\BorderMDIChild.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\Border.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\Item_Back.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\Item_Marker_C.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\Item_Marker_R.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\MenuBarBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\MenuHighlight.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\MenuHighlightDisabled.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\menuimg-pro24.bmp
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\Menu\TabMenuBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\ScrollBar\Horz\Back.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\ScrollBar\Horz\Item.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\Skins\Normal\Black\ScrollBar\Horz\Thumb.png

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Foxit_ConvertToPDF_Reader
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader 6.0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\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
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@foxitsoftware.com/Foxit Reader Plugin,version=1.0,application/pdf
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MozillaPlugins\@foxitsoftware.com/Foxit Reader Plugin,version=1.0,application/vnd.fdf

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • 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


How to uninstall Foxit Reader from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Foxit Reader is a program offered by Foxit Corporation. Frequently, users want to erase it. Sometimes this is difficult because deleting this manually requires some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE way 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your PC.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Click on the General Tools button
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4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will appear

6. Navigate 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 app will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Foxit Reader in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Foxit Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Foxit Reader:





  • The web site of the application is: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/?Language=en
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit Reader\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Foxit Reader.
Uninstall Foxit Reader


8. After removing Foxit Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Foxit Reader that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Foxit Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.



Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Foxit Reader by Foxit Corporation is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Foxit Reader supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 00:15:23.677