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Should I remove Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Global Rank #13,318
United States Rank #9,406
Reach 0.0229%


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Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Design Standard

What is Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Design Standard software combines industry-standard tools for editing digital images, creating vector graphics, and laying out top-quality print documents with elegant typography. Plus, you can extend your ideas beyond print with dynamic presentations, eBooks, and digital magazines* that marry ...  Read more


Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Design Standard is a program developed by Adobe Systems. 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 Adobe DNG Converter.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 4.64 MB (4,864,116 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 66% of users of Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/go/support
Help link: www.adobe.com/go/support_de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="1.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{53CF3920
Estimated size: 4.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Design Standard

Program executable:Adobe DNG Converter.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe DNG Converter.exe
Additional files:
  • bridgeproxy.exe - Bridge (Adobe Bridge)
  • Adobe Extension Manager CS5.5.exe
  • airappinstaller.exe
  • Bridge.exe
  • DeviceCentral.exe
  • Droplet Template.exe
  • EscalatedPrivilegeFileOperationDaemon.exe
  • ExtendScript Toolkit.exe
  • HTML2PDFWrapFor64Bit.exe
  • Illustrator.exe
  • InDesign.exe
  • LogTransport2.exe
  • Photodownloader.exe
  • Photoshop.exe
  • PMReaderApp.exe
  • Adobe Content Viewer.exe
  • Adobe Help.exe
  • Adobe3DAndVideoServer.exe
  • AIRegTool.exe
  • arh.exe
  • Replace.exe
  • XManCommand.exe

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 Creative Suite Design Standard?

You can uninstall Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard 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 Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Design Standard, 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 Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.68%
Windows 10 23.67%
Windows Vista 3.10%
Windows XP 1.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.37%
Windows 7 Professional 29.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.76%
Windows 8.1 5.54%
Windows 10 Home 5.32%
Windows 10 Pro 4.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.28%
  Germany 4.93%
  Canada 3.78%
  France 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.13%
  Australia 2.14%
  Japan 1.64%
  Austria 1.48%
  Netherlands 1.32%
  Italy 1.15%
  Belgium 0.99%
  Switzerland 0.82%
  Finland 0.82%
  Sweden 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.30%
Hewlett-Packard 27.40%
ASUS 11.64%
Acer 6.51%
Toshiba 3.77%
Intel 3.42%
Lenovo 2.74%
Samsung 2.40%
Apple 1.71%
Alienware 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.61%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 3.01%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.01%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.41%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 1.81%
Dell Latitude E6430 1.81%

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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