PDFCreator PDFCreator

How to uninstall PDFCreator from your PC

You can find on this page details on how to remove PDFCreator for Windows. It is produced by pdfforge. Further information on pdfforge can be seen here. Click on to get more information about PDFCreator on pdfforge's website. The application is usually placed in the C:\Program Files\PDFCreator directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling PDFCreator is C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\unins000.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 868.24 KB (889080 bytes) on disk and is titled PDFCreator.exe.

The following executables are contained in PDFCreator. They occupy 7.20 MB (7548734 bytes) on disk.

  • DeleteMonitorDll.exe (300.23 KB)
  • ErrorReport.exe (50.00 KB)
  • PDFCreator.exe (868.24 KB)
  • PrinterHelper.exe (5.12 MB)
  • RepairFolderPermissions.exe (13.50 KB)
  • SetupHelper.exe (53.74 KB)
  • unins000.exe (703.86 KB)
  • gswin32c.exe (140.00 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to PDFCreator version 2.1.2 only. For other PDFCreator versions please click below: to view all...
Quite a few files, folders and Windows registry entries can not be uninstalled when you remove PDFCreator from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall PDFCreator:
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\PDFCreator
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Temp\PDFCreator

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove PDFCreator:
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\GetPrinterDevices.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\MergedFiles2Tif.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\MultipleFiles2Tif.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\TestPage2JPG.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\TestPage2PDF.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\TestPage2Tif.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\Basics\TestPageMergeTarget.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\AttachmentPage.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\BackgroundPage.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\ChangeOutputFormat.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\ConvertFileAsync.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\CoverPage.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\EmailClient.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\EmailSmtp.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\JpegSettings.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\MergeAllJobs.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\PdfSecuritySettings.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\COM Scripts\JS Scripts\How To\PdfSignatureSettings.js
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\DataStorage.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\DeleteMonitorDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\DynamicTranslator.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\ErrorReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\ftplib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Bin\gsdll32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Bin\gswin32c.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\cbjc600.ppd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\cbjc800.ppd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\eps2eps.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\eps2eps.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\font2c.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\font2c.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\Fontmap.ATM
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ghostpdf.inf
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ghostpdf.ppd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gsbj.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gsdj.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gsdj500.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gslj.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gslp.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gsnd.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gsndt.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gssetgs.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gssetgs32.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gssetgs64.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gst.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\gstt.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\lp386.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\lp386r2.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\lpgs.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\lpr2.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pdf2dsc.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pdf2ps.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pdf2ps.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pf2afm.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pf2afm.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pfbtopfa.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\pftogsf.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ascii.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ascii.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2epsi.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2epsi.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf12.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf12.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf13.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf13.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf14.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdf14.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2pdfxx.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ps.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ps.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ps2.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\ps2ps2.cmd
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\Ghostscript\Lib\wmakebat.bat
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\itextsharp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Catalan (Catalan).ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Chinese (Simplified).ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Chinese (Traditional).ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Corsican (France).ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Czech.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Dutch.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\English.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Finnish.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\French.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\German.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Hungarian.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Italian.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Lithuanian.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Polish.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Portuguese (Brazil).ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\languages\Spanish.ini
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\NLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PayPal.ico
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.exe
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.Mail.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.Settings.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.Shared.dll
  • C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\PDFCreator.tlb

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\pdfforge.PDFCreator.COM.Printers
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\PDFCreator_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\PDFCreator_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{0001B4FD-9EA3-4D90-A79E-FD14BA3AB01D}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Print\PrinterMigrationEx\PDFCreator
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Print\Printers\PDFCreator

Additional values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\FE4194608D0AD744E8C58E88ACF84D76\PDFCreator
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\State\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-2708999865-4045304057-336696362-1003\\Device\HarddiskVolume3\Program Files\PDFCreator\unins000.exe

A way to remove PDFCreator from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PDFCreator is an application by pdfforge. Frequently, computer users try to erase this program. Sometimes this can be hard because deleting this by hand takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to erase PDFCreator 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

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

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

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find PDFCreator or simply activate the Search feature and type in "PDFCreator". If it is installed on your PC the PDFCreator app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select PDFCreator in the list of applications, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about PDFCreator, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for PDFCreator:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\PDFCreator\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall PDFCreator.
Uninstall PDFCreator

8. After uninstalling PDFCreator, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong PDFCreator that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PDFCreator using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to remove PDFCreator by pdfforge from your computer, we are not saying that PDFCreator by pdfforge is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove PDFCreator supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains 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: 2016-06-18 22:40:37.820