PDF Architect PDF Architect

A way to uninstall PDF Architect from your PC

PDF Architect is a Windows application. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by pdfforge. More information on pdfforge can be found here. The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect directory. Take into account that this path can differ being determined by the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for PDF Architect is MsiExec.exe /I{30B41B7A-3C9D-44DE-A7A1-949011F33CC3}. PDF Architect.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 30.48 MB (31961736 bytes) on disk.

PDF Architect is comprised of the following executables which take 47.83 MB (50157872 bytes) on disk:

  • ConversionService.exe (884.63 KB)
  • HelperService.exe (1.45 MB)
  • PDF Architect.exe (30.48 MB)
  • PDFServerEngine.exe (724.13 KB)
  • PreviewerSurrogate.exe (109.13 KB)
  • ps2pdf.exe (14.22 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of PDF Architect. Click on the links below for other PDF Architect versions:

Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\PDF Architect

The files below remain on your disk when you remove PDF Architect:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\addin\ExcelPlugIn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\addin\OutlookPlugIn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\addin\PowerPointPlugIn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\addin\PublisherPlugIn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\addin\WordPlugIn.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\AxPDFReader.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-EUC-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-EUC-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78ms-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78ms-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\78-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\83pv-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90msp-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90msp-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90ms-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90ms-RKSJ-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90ms-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90pv-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90pv-RKSJ-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\90pv-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Add-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Add-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Add-RKSJ-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Add-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-1
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-3
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-4
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-B5pc
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-ETenms-B5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-H-CID
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-H-Host
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-H-Mac
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-CNS1-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-1
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-3
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-4
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-GBK-EUC
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-GBpc-EUC
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-H-CID
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-H-Host
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-H-Mac
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-GB1-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-1
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-3
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-4
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-6
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-90ms-RKSJ
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-90pv-RKSJ
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-H-CID
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-H-Host
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-H-Mac
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-PS-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-PS-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan1-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Japan2-0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-1
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-H-CID
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-H-Host
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-H-Mac
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-KSCms-UHC
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-KSCpc-EUC
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\Adobe-Korea1-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\B5-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\B5pc-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\B5pc-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\B5pc-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\B5-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS01-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS02-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS03-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS04-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS05-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS06-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS07-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS15-RKSJ-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS1-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS1-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS2-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS2-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS-EUC-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\CNS-EUC-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\ETen-B5-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\ETen-B5-UCS2
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\ETen-B5-V
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\ETenms-B5-H
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\PDF Architect\CMap\ETenms-B5-V

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\PDF Architect
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A7B14B03D9C3ED447A1A4909113FC33C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30B41B7A-3C9D-44DE-A7A1-949011F33CC3}

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A7B14B03D9C3ED447A1A4909113FC33C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PDF Architect Helper Service\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\PDF Architect Service\ImagePath

How to delete PDF Architect from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PDF Architect is a program marketed by the software company pdfforge. Frequently, people try to uninstall this program. This is efortful because uninstalling this manually takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK approach to uninstall PDF Architect is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find PDF Architect or simply activate the Search feature and type in "PDF Architect". If it is installed on your PC the PDF Architect application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click PDF Architect in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about PDF Architect, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall PDF Architect.
Uninstall PDF Architect

8. After uninstalling PDF Architect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of PDF Architect which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing PDF Architect using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove PDF Architect by pdfforge from your PC, nor are we saying that PDF Architect by pdfforge is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove PDF Architect in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 16:30:06.293