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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
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,988
United States Rank #14,977
Reach 0.0188%
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 8. While about 41% of users of A-PDF Text Extractor come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

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?

Quickly and completely remove A-PDF Text Extractor 1.4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 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: 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: 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) 62%
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 65.53%
Windows 8 15.15%
Windows XP 13.64%
Windows Vista 5.30%
Windows 8.1 0.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.30%
Windows 7 Professional 15.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.74%
Windows 8.1 5.34%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.51%
  Italy 5.47%
  France 5.14%
  Canada 5.14%
  Netherlands 4.18%
  United Kingdom 3.54%
  Australia 2.89%
  Germany 2.89%
  Brazil 2.57%
  India 2.25%
  Belgium 1.93%
  Switzerland 1.29%
  Finland 1.29%
  DZ 1.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.65%
Acer 19.35%
Hewlett-Packard 17.42%
Intel 9.03%
ASUS 6.45%
Lenovo 5.16%
American Megatrends 4.52%
Samsung 4.52%
Toshiba 2.58%
MSI 1.29%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.88%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
ASUSTeK CM1730/CM1830 1.92%
ASUSTeK K53SV 1.92%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 1.92%
HP G61 Notebook PC 1.92%

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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