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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,679
United States Rank #10,020
Reach 0.0521%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.87 days
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Average installed length: 245.98 days


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Adobe Audition CS5.5

What is Adobe Audition CS?  (from Adobe Systems)

Record, mix, edit, and master digital audio files with powerful tools that bring flexibility and control to your desktop studio. Easily create music, produce radio spots, and restore imperfect recordings. Bring audio and video together using smart integration with Adobe video applications.


Adobe Audition CS5.5 is a program developed by Adobe Systems. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Adobe Audition.exe. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 227.35 MB (238,392,320 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of Adobe Audition CS come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Installation folder: C:\PerfLogs
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="1.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{D5B1535A
Estimated size: 227.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Audition CS5.5

Program executable:Adobe Audition.exe
Name:Adobe Audition
Path:C:\Adobe Audition\Adobe Audition CS5.5\Adobe Audition.exe
Additional files:
  • AcroBroker.exe - Adobe PDF Broker Process for Internet Explorer
  • AcroRd32.exe - Adobe Reader
  • AcroRd32Info.exe
  • AcroTextExtractor.exe - Adobe Acrobat text extractor for non-PDF files (AcroTextExtractor)
  • Adobe Audition.exe - Adobe Audition
  • AdobeCollabSync.exe - Adobe Collaboration Synchronizer 11.0
  • airappinstaller.exe - Adobe AIR (Adobe AIR Application Installer)
  • arh.exe - Adobe AIR Redistribution Helper
  • Cambio de modo condicional.exe - Adobe Photoshop CS2
  • Crear botón.exe
  • Crear tono sepia.exe
  • Cuadro de sombra paralela.exe
  • Droplet Template.exe - Adobe Photoshop CS4 (Adobe Photoshop Droplet)
  • Eula.exe - EULA (Eula display)
  • ExtendScript Toolkit.exe - ESTK CS5 2010/09/14-23:32:04 (ExtendScript Toolkit CS5 and Debugger (32 bit))
  • Fotografía envejecida.exe
  • Guardar como JPEG media.exe
  • Guardar como PDF Photoshop.exe
  • ImageReady.exe - Adobe ImageReady (tm) CS2 (ImageReady CS2)
  • LogTransport2.exe - LogTransport Application
  • PDFPrevHndlrShim.exe - Adobe PDF Preview Handler Helper Application
  • Photoshop.exe - Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • reader_sl.exe - Adobe Acrobat (Adobe Acrobat SpeedLauncher)
  • Restringir a 300 píxeles.exe
  • Restringir a 64 píxeles.exe
  • wow_helper.exe - Adobe Reader WOW Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • AcroRd32.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A97050E8-EBDA-4B8C-B888-3CA9401A5555}' (runs on registration).
  • AcroRd32Info.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8F35F55F-207C-4A23-AF9C-4565E6344212}' (runs on registration).
  • Eula.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D7F6D63D-57B0-4531-96B9-339476F18753}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • AdobeCollabSync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Adobe Reader Synchronizer' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 11.0\Reader\AdobeCollabSync.exe".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • reader_sl.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 11.0\Reader\Reader_sl.exe'.
  • AcroRd32.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 6.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:58.45 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0026451863%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00165920%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00098599%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Adobe Audition CS?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Audition CS5.5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Adobe Audition CS from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Adobe Audition CS5.5, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Adobe Audition CS.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.59%
Windows 8 18.17%
Windows XP 3.96%
Windows Vista 3.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.95%
Windows 7 Professional 13.01%
Windows 8.1 5.21%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.76%
  United Kingdom 4.56%
  Canada 3.57%
  Italy 2.96%
  Mexico 2.96%
  Spain 2.71%
  Netherlands 2.71%
  France 2.59%
  Germany 2.34%
  Iran 2.22%
  Philippines 1.97%
  Argentina 1.85%
  Australia 1.72%
  IQ 1.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.05%
Dell 20.18%
Acer 14.22%
ASUS 10.78%
Toshiba 6.65%
Lenovo 4.82%
Samsung 2.52%
Alienware 1.83%
American Megatrends 1.15%
Intel 1.15%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.52%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.48%
ASUS All Series 3.04%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.04%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.61%

About Adobe Systems

Adobe Systems Incorporated is computer program company focused on the creation of multimedia & creativity program products, with a more-recent foray towards rich Net application program development.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com


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