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Should I remove A-PDF Text Extractor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,852
United States Rank #16,439
Reach 0.0151%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.86 days
703.74 days >
Average installed length: 369.76 days

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A-PDF Text Extractor 1.4

What is A-PDF Text Extractor?  (from A-PDF Solution)

A-PDF Text Extractor is a utility designed to extract text from Adobe PDF files for use in other applications. The program is a standalone application. No Adobe Acrobat needed. To extract text from a PDF file, the PDF file must meet the following conditions such us the file is formatted to contain text and not just ima...  Read more


A-PDF Text Extractor 1.4 is a program developed by A-PDF Solution. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is PdfTE.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 2.38 MB (2,500,332 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 43% of users of A-PDF Text Extractor come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.A-PDF.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\A-PDF Text Extractor\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\A-PDF Text Extractor\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.38 MB

Program filesFiles installed by A-PDF Text Extractor 1.4

Program executable:PdfTE.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\A-PDF Text Extractor\PdfTE.exe
Additional files:
  • PdfTE.exe
  • Toolbox.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Boxofttoolbox.exe
  • midas.dll (by Borland Software) - Midas support DLL (Borland MIDAS Component Package)
  • PCTools.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Boxofttoolbox.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Boxoft Tools' and executes as "C:\ProgramData\Boxtools\Boxofttoolbox.exe" -autorun.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.69 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000754540%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00004537%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003008%
0.015104% average

How do I remove A-PDF Text Extractor?

You can uninstall A-PDF Text Extractor 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program A-PDF Text Extractor 1.4, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 A-PDF Text Extractor.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.30%
Windows 10 19.53%
Windows XP 12.46%
Windows Vista 4.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.49%
Windows 7 Professional 16.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.54%
Windows 8.1 4.75%
Windows 10 Home 4.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.54%
  France 5.63%
  Italy 5.63%
  Canada 4.79%
  Netherlands 3.94%
  United Kingdom 3.66%
  Germany 3.10%
  Australia 2.54%
  Brazil 2.25%
  India 1.97%
  Belgium 1.69%
  Finland 1.41%
  Switzerland 1.13%
  DZ 1.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.77%
Acer 19.21%
Hewlett-Packard 17.51%
Lenovo 9.04%
ASUS 8.47%
Intel 7.91%
Samsung 4.52%
Toshiba 2.26%
American Megatrends 1.69%
MSI 1.13%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.73%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.73%
ASUS All Series 1.82%
ASUSTeK K53SV 1.82%
ASUSTeK K52JT 1.82%
ASUSTeK CM1730/CM1830 1.82%

About (from A-PDF Solution)

We provide a series of affordable and free PDF tools for windows.
Publisher URL: www.a-pdf.com


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