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3% remove it97% keep it
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Adobe Visual Communicator 3

What is Adobe Visual Communicator 3?  (from Adobe Systems)

Visual Communicator is no longer in development. Adobe is focusing on traditional video creation applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Premiere Elements. Therefore Adobe has decided to discontinue the production of Visual Communicator in order to streamline the product line.


Adobe Visual Communicator 3 is a program developed by Adobe Systems. 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 installer includes 42 files and is usually about 319.21 KB (326,874 bytes). AdobeUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 76% of users of Adobe Visual Communicator 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/products/visualcommunicator.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Visual Communicator 3\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A5335A43-C886-4447-9885-013E62796E7C}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 319.21 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Visual Communicator 3

  • asneu.dll - AsnEndUser Dynamic Link Library
  • adobe.dll - Adobe® Flash® Media Encoder (Adobe® Flash® Media Encoder Default ClientAccessAdaptor)
  • adobe_personalization.dll - Adobe EPIC Personalization (Adobe EPIC Personalization DLL)
  • adobe_registration.dll - Adobe EPIC Registration (Adobe EPIC Registration DLL)
  • AdobeUpdater.dll - Adobe Updater Library
  • adobe_eula.dll - Adobe EPIC EULA (Adobe EPIC EULA DLL)
  • adobe_caps.dll - Adobe CAPS (Adobe CAPS DLL)
  • adobe_epic.dll - Adobe EPIC (Adobe EPIC DLL)
  • AdobeLM.dll - AdobeLM
  • ACGS.dll (by InnoVision) - InnoVision ACGS (ACGS)
  • AdobeLM_libFNP.dll (by Macrovision Europe) - FLEXnet Publisher (32 bit) (FLEXnet Secure Activation Module)
  • Alpha.exe (by Innovision Technology) - Alpha CG
  • audiodelaycomp.dll - Helix Producer SDK (Audio delay compensation)
  • audiofmtconverter.dll - Audio format converter
  • audiolimiter.dll - Helix Producer SDK from RealNetworks (Helix Producer Audio Limiter Plugin)
  • audiolosslesscodec.dll - Helix Producer Vorbis Audio Codec Plugin
  • audiometer.dll - Audio level/VU meter
  • audioresampler.dll - Audio resampler
  • avireader.dll - Uncompressed AVI reader
  • capture.dll - Helix Producer Capture Plugin
  • DevIL.dll (by Abysmal Software) - Developer's Image Library (DevIL) (DevIL: A great portable image library in development)
  • dsreader.dll - DirectShow file reader
  • encnetbroadcast.dll - Encnet G2 broadcast filter
  • encsession.dll - Encoding engine
  • enlv3260.dll (by RealNetworks) - RealProducer Live Broadcast DLL (32-bit) (RealProducer Live Broadcast DLL)
  • eventpack.dll - Event packetizer
  • Flash_8_Video_Extension.dll (by Macromedia) - Flash 8 Video Extension
  • FNP_Act_Installer.dll (by Macrovision Europe) - Activation Licensing Service Installer
  • FnpCommsSoap.dll
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • log.dll - Log system
  • logobserver.dll - Logging observer
  • mediasink.dll - Media sink plugin
  • movreader.dll - Uncompressed MOV reader
  • mpeg4audiopacketizer.dll - MPEG4 audio packetizer filter
  • msvcm80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp80.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll
  • pncrt.dll (by Progressive Networks)
  • Vc30en_US.dll
  • VisualCommunicator.exe
  • zlib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • VisualCommunicator.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{803C7D70-6336-4BD6-9A0E-1D0E59E7CDFA}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Visual Communicator 3?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Visual Communicator 3 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 Visual Communicator 3 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 Visual Communicator 3, 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 Visual Communicator 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.33%
Windows 8 22.22%
Windows Vista 13.89%
Windows XP 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.71%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.00%
  United Kingdom 12.00%
  Canada 2.00%
  Ecuador 2.00%
  Kuwait 2.00%
  Mexico 2.00%
  New Zealand 2.00%
  PR 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.59%
Dell 20.69%
Lenovo 13.79%
Toshiba 10.34%
Acer 6.90%
ASUS 6.90%
Alienware 3.45%
Sony 3.45%
Samsung 3.45%
NEC 3.45%
Common models
ASUSTeK M51AC 7.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite 1415 3.57%
TOSHIBA Qosmio F45 3.57%
Alienware Aurora-R4 3.57%
Acer Predator G3620 3.57%

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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