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A way to uninstall PDFCreator from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall PDFCreator for Windows. It was created for Windows by pdfforge. You can find out more on pdfforge or check for application updates here. More information about the program PDFCreator can be found at . PDFCreator is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\PDFCreator folder, regulated by the user's decision. You can uninstall PDFCreator by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\PDFCreator\unins000.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 3.03 MB (3174400 bytes) on disk and is titled PDFCreator.exe.

PDFCreator is composed of the following executables which take 5.15 MB (5399439 bytes) on disk:

  • PDFCreator.exe (3.03 MB)
  • unins000.exe (702.58 KB)
  • Images2PDF.exe (703.16 KB)
  • Images2PDFC.exe (159.16 KB)
  • TransTool.exe (608.00 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.7.0 of PDFCreator. For more PDFCreator versions please click below: to view all...
Several files, folders and registry data will be left behind when you want to remove PDFCreator from your computer.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Temp\PdfCreator
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\GIRDAC\PDFCreator

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove PDFCreator:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Wondershare\PDFelement 6 Professional\PdfCreator.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\PDFCreator.clsGhostscript
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\PDFCreator.clsPDFCreator
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.0\Word\PDFCreator
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\PDFCreator
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0001B4FD-9EA3-4D90-A79E-FD14BA3AB01D}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\PDFCreator

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\PDFCreator\unins000.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Wondershare\PDFelement 6 Professional\PDFelement.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Wondershare\PDFelement 6 Professional\PDFelement.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\WINPACK8\PDF\CREATOR\PDFCreator-2_2_1-setup.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\WINPACK8\PDF\CREATOR\PDFCreator-2_2_1-setup.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\G:\PDFCreator-4_2_0-Setup.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\G:\PDFCreator-4_2_0-Setup.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\H:\PDFCreator-2_2_1-setup.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\H:\PDFCreator-2_2_1-setup.exe.FriendlyAppName

A way to delete PDFCreator from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PDFCreator is an application by pdfforge. Sometimes, computer users want to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because doing this manually takes some experience related to PCs. One of the best EASY practice to uninstall PDFCreator is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate PDFCreator or simply click the Search feature and type in "PDFCreator". If it exists on your system the PDFCreator app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select PDFCreator in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding PDFCreator, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for PDFCreator:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\PDFCreator\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove PDFCreator.
Uninstall PDFCreator

8. After removing PDFCreator, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of PDFCreator that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PDFCreator with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove PDFCreator by pdfforge from your PC, nor are we saying that PDFCreator by pdfforge is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove PDFCreator supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered 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 19:38:04.387