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Should I remove Adobe Flex Builder 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,567
United States Rank #40,917
Reach 0.0043%


VersionDistribution 67.06% 5.88% 25.88% 1.18%

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Adobe Flex Builder 3

What is Adobe Flex Builder 3?  (from Adobe Systems)

Build Flex applications more easily using Adobe® Flash® Builder® software, an enterprise-class Eclipse™ based IDE. Productivity features include on-device debugging and mobile simulators for testing across screen sizes and resolutions. Flex is a highly productive, open source application framework for building and main...  Read more


Adobe Flex Builder 3 is a program developed by Adobe Systems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is flexbuilder.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 537.16 KB (550,053 bytes). AdobeUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 25% of users of Adobe Flex Builder 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/products/flex.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Flex Builder 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Flex Builder 3\Uninstall Adobe Flex Builder 3\Uninstall Adobe Flex Builder 3.exe"
Estimated size: 537.16 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Flex Builder 3

Program executable:flexbuilder.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\adobe\flex builder 3\flexbuilder.exe
Additional files:
  • AdobeUpdater.dll - Adobe Updater Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FlexBuilder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B5FC8C95-F444-468F-A21F-985C5B26271F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Flex Builder 3?

You can uninstall Adobe Flex Builder 3 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 Flex Builder 3, 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 Flex Builder 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.24%
Windows 10 14.12%
Windows XP 10.59%
Windows Vista 7.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.00%
  France 11.96%
  India 7.61%
  Brazil 6.52%
  United Kingdom 6.52%
  Italy 5.43%
  Spain 3.26%
  Belgium 2.17%
  Germany 2.17%
  Canada 2.17%
  United Arab Emirates 2.17%
  Poland 2.17%
  Malaysia 2.17%
  Hungary 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.14%
Hewlett-Packard 19.64%
Acer 19.64%
Toshiba 7.14%
Intel 5.36%
ASUS 3.57%
Lenovo 3.57%
Alienware 1.79%
Samsung 1.79%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 1.37%
Unknow Unknow 1.37%
TOSHIBA Satellite C640 1.37%
TOSHIBA Satellite A350 1.37%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 1.37%

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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