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Adobe Flash Catalyst

What is Adobe Flash Catalyst?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Flash Catalyst is a professional interaction design tool for rapidly creating user interfaces without coding.


Adobe Flash Catalyst is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The primary executable is named PDApp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 798.42 MB (837,202,944 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows XP. While about 80% of users of Adobe Flash Catalyst come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Help link: www.adobe.com/go/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\adobe\oobe\pdapp\core
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="1.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{62A2C7D2
Estimated size: 798.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Flash Catalyst

Program executable:PDApp.exe
Name:PDApp Application
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\adobe\oobe\pdapp\core\PDApp.exe
Additional files:
  • adbeape.dll - Adobe APE 2009/06/24-11:02:17 (Adobe APE(32 bit))
  • AdobeCP.dll - AdobeCP Dynamic Link Library
  • PDApp.exe - PDApp Application
  • NPSWF32.dll - Shockwave Flash (Shockwave Flash 10.0 r22)
  • AdobeSWFL.dll - AdobeSWFL (Adobe SWFL library)
  • AdobePIM.dll - PIM DLL
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • NPSWF32.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'NPSWF32.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • NPSWF32.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Plugin' with a plugin key of [email protected]/FlashPlayer' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Adobe Flash Catalyst?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Flash Catalyst 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 Flash Catalyst 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 Flash Catalyst, 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 Flash Catalyst.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Adobe Flash Catalyst you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
Windows XP

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Israel 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 50.00%

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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