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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.4

What is Adobe Photoshop Lightroom?

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a photography software program developed by Adobe Systems designed to assist users in managing large quantities of digital images and doing post production work. Lightroom combines photo management and editing in one interface.

About  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 software provides a comprehensive set of digital photography tools, from powerfully simple one-click adjustments to cutting-edge advanced controls. Create images that inspire, inform, and delight. Highlight and shadow recovery: Bring out all the detail that your camera captures in dark shado...  Read more


The main program executable is lightroom.exe. The software installer includes 37 files and is usually about 357.32 KB (365,895 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.4\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{CAEAD1E4-A15F-4249-A1B6-9D42080C7361}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 357.32 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.4

Program executable:lightroom.exe
Name:Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.4\lightroom.exe
Additional files:
  • AdobePIP.dll - Adobe Product Improvement Program
  • asneu.dll - AsnEndUser Dynamic Link Library
  • ahclient.dll - AdobeHelp Dynamic Link Library (Adobe Help Client Library)
  • LogTransport2.exe - LogTransport Application
  • authplay.dll - Shockwave Flash (Adobe Flash Player 10.1 r53)
  • LogSession.dll - LogSession
  • BridgeTalk.dll - Lightroom (com.adobe.ag.bridgetalk)
  • CameraRaw.dll - com.adobe.ag.AgImageIO
  • catalog_converters.dll - com.adobe.ag.catalog_converters
  • DiscBurning.dll - com.adobe.ag.discburning
  • ftp_client.dll - com.adobe.ag.ftpclient
  • Headlights.dll - com.adobe.ag.Headlights
  • Help.dll - com.adobe.ag.help
  • iac.dll - com.adobe.ag.iac
  • LibraryToolkit.dll - com.adobe.ag.LibraryToolkit
  • LightroomSDK.dll - com.adobe.ag.sdk
  • monitor_module.dll - Monitor
  • net_client.dll - com.adobe.ag.AgNetClient
  • StoreProvider.dll - com.adobe.ag.store_provider
  • substrate.dll - com.adobe.ag.substrate
  • ui.dll - com.adobe.ag.ui
  • video_codec.dll - com.adobe.ag.video_codec
  • xml_toolkit.dll - com.adobe.ag.xml
  • amtlib.dll - AMTLib (AMT Licensing)
  • mc_dec_mp3.dll (by MainConcept GmbH) - MainConcept® MP3 Audio Decoder Library (MPEG 1/2 Layer 3 Audio Decoder Library)
  • mc_enc_avc.dll (by MainConcept GmbH) - MainConcept AVC/H.264 Encoder Wrapper (AVC/H.264 Encoder Wrapper)
  • mc_dec_aac.dll - MainConcept® AAC audio decoder (AAC audio decoder)
  • mc_enc_aac.dll - MainConcept® AAC Audio Encoder (AAC Audio Encoder)
  • mc_mux_mp4.dll - MainConcept® MP4 Multiplexer (MP4 Multiplexer)
  • mc_demux_mp2.dll - MainConcept® MPEG Demuxer (MPEG Demuxer)
  • mc_demux_mp4.dll - MainConcept® MP4 Demuxer (MP4 Demuxer)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • primoSDK.DLL (by Sonic Solutions) - Prassi PrimoSDK (Primo Software Development Kit)
  • arh.exe
  • video_thumbnailer.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • lightroom.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'Lightroom3AutoPlayHandler' with the ProgID of 'Adobe.AdobeLightroom' and the action verb 'open.

How do I remove Adobe Photoshop Lightroom?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.4 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 Photoshop Lightroom 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 Photoshop Lightroom 3.4, 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 Photoshop Lightroom.

Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Win 8 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.57%
Windows XP 28.74%
Windows Vista 14.94%
Windows 8 5.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 26.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.26%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.28%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.30%
Windows 7 Professional 8.14%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.32%
  Germany 6.32%
  France 6.32%
  United Kingdom 4.21%
  Israel 3.16%
  Netherlands 3.16%
  Slovenia 3.16%
  Austria 2.11%
  Australia 2.11%
  Brazil 2.11%
  Indonesia 2.11%
  India 2.11%
  Iran 2.11%
  Italy 2.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.40%
Acer 23.40%
Hewlett-Packard 12.77%
American Megatrends 12.77%
ASUS 4.26%
Intel 4.26%
Common models
Toshiba NB205 1.52%
TOSHIBA Satellite U405 1.52%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505D 1.52%
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 1.52%
Sony VPCYB15KX 1.52%
Sony VGN-NW240F 1.52%

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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