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3% remove it97% keep it
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Global Rank #16,001
United States Rank #19,090
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10.5.1 10.12%
10.5 89.88%

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Adobe After Effects CS5.5 Third Party Content

What is Adobe After Effects CS Third Party Content?  (from Adobe Systems)

Plug-ins are small software modules—with filename extensions such as .aex, .pbk, .pbg, and .8bi—that add functionality to an application. After Effects effects are implemented as plug-ins, as are some features for importing and working with certain file formats. The Photoshop Camera Raw plug-in, for example, provides A...  Read more


Adobe After Effects CS5.5 Third Party Content is a program developed by Adobe Systems. The most used version is 10.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 87 files and is usually about 213.76 MB (224,139,264 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 31% of users of Adobe After Effects CS Third Party Content come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Installation folder: C:\Adobe
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="1.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{606A0AC5
Estimated size: 213.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe After Effects CS5.5 Third Party Content

  • apdboot.dll - Adobe Photo Downloader 6.0 component
  • apdhook.dll
  • APDPreferences.dll
  • AXE16SharedExpat.dll - AXE16SharedExpat 2011/01/18-17:33:16 (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-16 native))
  • ingestionfileinfo.dll
  • AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE8SharedExpat 2011/01/18-17:33:16 (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native))
  • AdobePIP.dll - Adobe Product Improvement Program
  • ExtendScript.dll - ExtendScript 2011/01/17-17:14:10 (Adobe ExtendScript scripting engine (32 bit))
  • asneu.dll - AsnEndUser Dynamic Link Library
  • ahclient.dll - AdobeHelp Dynamic Link Library (Adobe Help Client Library)
  • AXEDOMCore.dll - AXEDOMCore 2011/01/18-17:33:16 (Adobe XML Engine: DOM Core)
  • adbeape.dll - Adobe APE 2011/01/17-12:03:36 (Adobe APE(32 bit))
  • AdobeOwl.dll - Adobe Owl 2010/01/21-18:06:47 (Adobe Owl(32 bit))
  • aflamingo.dll - AFlamingo 2011/01/18-17:33:16 (Adobe Flamingo)
  • BIBUtils.dll - BIBUtils 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Bravo Interface Binder Utilities)
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • JP2KLib.dll - JP2KLib 2010/12/13-23:37:10 (Adobe JPEG2000 Core Library)
  • aflame.dll - AFlame 2011/01/18-17:33:16 (Adobe Flame)
  • Adobe Premiere Pro.exe - Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5
  • AdobeLinguistic.dll - Adobe Linguisitc Library (Linguistic Library)
  • AdobePDFL.dll - PDFL 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Adobe PDF Library)
  • LogTransport.exe - LogTransport Application
  • LogTransport2.exe
  • ACE.dll - ACE 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • ARE.dll - ARE 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Adobe Raster Express)
  • BIB.dll - BIB 2011/01/11-23:35:57 (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • Adobe QT32 Server.exe - Adobe Media Core CS5.5
  • GPUSniffer.exe
  • ImporterREDServer.exe
  • MPEGHDVExport.exe
  • PhotoshopServer.exe
  • AILib.dll - Adobe Illustrator CS5
  • AIRes.dll
  • Photoshop.exe - Adobe Photoshop CS5.1
  • Adobe_OOBE_Launcher.dll - Adobe OOBE Launcher (Adobe OOBE launcher Utility)
  • Droplet Template.exe - Adobe Photoshop CS4 (Adobe Photoshop Droplet)
  • Bridge.exe - Adobe Bridge CS5.1
  • CrashReporterApp.exe - AdobeCrashReporter (CrashReporter GUI)
  • FileInfo.dll - Adobe XMP FileInfo (Adobe XMP FileInfo, 5.0-i033)
  • Adobe OnLocation.exe - Adobe OnLocation
  • AdobeXMPScript.dll - Adobe XMP Script (Adobe XMP Script, 5.2-s003)
  • AdobeXMPFiles.dll - Adobe XMP Files (Adobe XMP Files, 5.2-f017)
  • AdobeXMP.dll - Adobe XMP Core (Adobe XMP Core, 5.2-c003)
  • AdobeQTServer.exe - AdobeQTServer
  • Aiod.dll - Adobe Acrobat (Acrobat Install On Demand)
  • Adobe_Helperx32.exe - Adobe Setup (AdobeHelperx86 Utility Application)
  • Adobe_Helperx64.exe - AdobeHelperx64 Utility Application
  • amtservices.dll - AMTServices (AMT Services)
  • boost_date_time.dll - DVA Product
  • boost_filesystem.dll
  • boost_regex.dll
  • boost_signals.dll
  • boost_system.dll
  • boost_threads.dll
  • contextui.dll
  • CustomHook_Helperx64.exe - CustomHook_Helperx64 Utility Application
  • dvaadameve.dll
  • dvacore.dll
  • dvaflashview.dll
  • dvaui.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • bridgeproxy.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'BridgeCS3ImportMediaOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'Adobe.adobebridge' and the action verb 'launch.
Startup File (User Run)
  • Bridge.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AdobeBridge' and executes as "C:\Adobe Photoshop CS5\Adobe Bridge CS5.1\Bridge.exe" -stealth.

How do I remove Adobe After Effects CS Third Party Content?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe After Effects CS5.5 Third Party Content 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 After Effects CS Third Party Content 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 After Effects CS5.5 Third Party Content, 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 After Effects CS Third Party Content.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.22%
Windows 10 20.55%
Windows Vista 1.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.23%
Windows 7 Professional 14.20%
Windows 10 Home 4.32%
Windows 8.1 4.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.77%
  Germany 6.04%
  France 5.77%
  United Kingdom 5.22%
  Canada 3.85%
  Taiwan 3.30%
  Japan 3.02%
  Brazil 2.20%
  Netherlands 2.20%
  India 1.92%
  Mexico 1.92%
  Spain 1.92%
  Italy 1.92%
  Philippines 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.51%
ASUS 16.84%
Acer 14.29%
Dell 13.78%
Toshiba 5.61%
Lenovo 4.08%
Intel 3.06%
Apple 2.04%
Medion 1.02%
Samsung 1.02%
American Megatrends 0.51%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.11%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.65%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.92%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.92%
ASUS All Series 2.19%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.19%

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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