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5% remove it95% keep it
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Adobe Illustrator 8.0

What is Adobe Illustrator?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Illustrator is a drawing package that allows users to create sophisticated artwork, technical illustrations, graphics, and page designs for print, multimedia, and the Web. Illustrator offers a full range of drawing and painting tools, as well as typographic control. Version 8.0 offers integration with Adobe Photo...  Read more


Adobe Illustrator 8.0 is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The primary executable is named Illustrator.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 62.34 MB (65,369,608 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 61% of users of Adobe Illustrator come from the United States, it is also popular in Philippines and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/prodindex/illustrator/main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 8.0
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\UNINST.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 8.0\DeIsL8.isu" -c"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 8.0\Uninst.dll"
Estimated size: 62.34 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Illustrator 8.0

Program executable:Illustrator.exe
Name:Adobe Illustrator
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 8.0\Illustrator.exe
Additional files:
  • Illustrator.exe - Adobe Illustrator
  • Uninst.dll - Uninst
  • plugin.dll - Adobe Photoshop (Photoshop Plugin Utilities)
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM (Adobe Graphics Manager)

How do I remove Adobe Illustrator?

You can uninstall Adobe Illustrator 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 Illustrator 8.0, 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 Illustrator.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 10 3%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.06%
Windows XP 41.18%
Windows Vista 8.82%
Windows 10 2.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 43.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.88%
Windows 7 Professional 18.75%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.38%
Windows 10 Pro 3.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.36%
  Philippines 6.82%
  Germany 4.55%
  France 4.55%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Sweden 4.55%
  Canada 2.27%
  DK 2.27%
  Hungary 2.27%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  RS 2.27%
  UA 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.00%
Dell 28.00%
American Megatrends 8.00%
Toshiba 8.00%
Acer 8.00%
Sony 4.00%
Medion 4.00%
ASUS 4.00%
Common models
ECS MCP61M-M3 11.54%
TOSHIBA Satellite U305 3.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite A105 3.85%
SYX SYX-DG41BI-Essential 3.85%
Sony VGN-T250P 3.85%
powerspec B901 3.85%

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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