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Should I remove PDF Experte 9 Ultimate?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,816
Reach 0.0194%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 118.64 days
340.85 days >
Average installed length: 179.09 days


VersionDistribution 36.76%
9.00.0000 63.24%

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PDF Experte 9 Ultimate


PDF Experte 9 Ultimate is a software program developed by Avanquest Software. The most common release is 9.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named pdfeditor.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files. The installed file SNUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 84% of users of PDF Experte 9 Ultimate come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avanquest.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Avanquest\PDF Experte 9 Ultimate\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{698A90AC-452A-4534-9D53-55A5C14193F1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by PDF Experte 9 Ultimate

Program executable:pdfeditor.exe
Name:PDF Experte 9 Ultimate
Path:C:\Program Files\avanquest\pdf experte 9 ultimate\pdfeditor.exe
Additional files:
  • LiveUpdateClientTools.dll - System für Online-Aktualisierungen von Avanquest Software (System für Online-Aktualisierungen)
  • OLRegist.dll - Avanquest Software OnLine Registration
  • CheckSumTool.dll - CheckSumTool (CheckSumTool Unicode)
  • WinInetErrors.dll - WinInetError
  • SNUpdate.exe - PDF Experte
  • APMessage.exe - APMessage
  • APMessageX64.exe
  • IAMC.dll - IAMC (In-Application Messaging Client)
  • Snapu.dll - Snap
  • bvrpctln.dll - MPT (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • vspdf2word.exe (by visagesoft) - PDF Experte 9 Ultimate Converter (Convert PDF to word (rtf))
  • vsbatch2pdf.exe (by Visagesoft) - PDF Experte 9 Ultimate (Batch pdf convertion to pdf)
  • vspdfuid.dll (by Visagesoft) - eXPert PDF Printer UI (Printer UI)
  • APAX.dll
  • WUNPACLN.dll (by BVRP Software) - Winfax Plus 95 (Archive)
  • settingseditor.exe - Expert PDF 9 (Expert PDF 9 Settings Editor)
  • config.js
  • editor.config.js
  • eXPertPDFAddIn32.dll
  • eXPertPDFAddIn64.dll
  • FolderWatcher.exe
  • pdfEditor.exe.js
  • printersetup.exe
  • sendmail.exe
  • vspdfcli.exe
  • vspdfprsrv.exe
  • vsprinterx.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • vspdfprsrv.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named vspdfprsrv.exe_Reg_HKLMWow6432Run.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • vspdfprsrv.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'vspdfprsrv.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Avanquest\PDF Experte 9 Ultimate\vspdfprsrv.exe --background.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:40 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004182977%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00021255%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00020575%
0.015104% average

How do I remove PDF Experte 9 Ultimate?

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Or, you can uninstall PDF Experte 9 Ultimate 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 PDF Experte 9 Ultimate, 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 PDF Experte 9 Ultimate.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.68%
Windows 8 44.12%
Windows Vista 1.84%
Windows XP 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Windows 8.1 17.28%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.60%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.82%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.31% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 84.31%
  Austria 4.38%
  United States 3.28%
  France 1.46%
  Netherlands 1.46%
  Switzerland 1.09%
  United Kingdom 1.09%
  Canada 0.73%
  Brazil 0.36%
  Thailand 0.36%
  Norway 0.36%
  DZ 0.36%
  Spain 0.36%
  DK 0.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 27.81%
Medion 24.50%
Hewlett-Packard 15.89%
ASUS 8.61%
Dell 6.62%
Lenovo 2.65%
Samsung 2.65%
Sahara 1.32%
American Megatrends 1.32%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.97%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.38%
Acer Aspire 7741 2.38%
MEDION H81H3-EM2 2.38%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%

About (from Avanquest Software)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.avanquest.com


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