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Should I remove Adobe Illustrator CS?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,135
United States Rank #6,143
Reach 0.0866%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.47 days
515.44 days >
Average installed length: 270.82 days


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Adobe Illustrator CS5.1

What is Adobe Illustrator CS?  (from Adobe Systems)

Create distinctive vector artwork for any project. Used by design professionals worldwide, Adobe Illustrator CS5 software provides precision and power with sophisticated drawing tools, expressive natural brushes, a host of time-savers.


Adobe Illustrator CS5.1 is a program developed by Adobe Systems. The main program executable is Illustrator.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.66 MB (1,742,867 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 Adobe Illustrator CS come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/uk/support
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="{23767F5D
Estimated size: 1.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Illustrator CS5.1

Program executable:Illustrator.exe
Name:Adobe Illustrator CS5.1
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Illustrator CS5.1\Support Files\Contents\Windows\Illustrator.exe
Additional files:
  • LogTransport2.exe - LogTransport Application
  • Illustrator.exe - Adobe Illustrator CS5.1
  • ExtendScript Toolkit.exe
  • Adobe Help.exe
  • AIRegTool.exe
  • arh.exe

How do I remove Adobe Illustrator CS?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Illustrator CS5.1 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 Illustrator CS 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 Illustrator CS5.1, 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 Illustrator CS.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.74%
Windows 8 15.87%
Windows XP 4.44%
Windows Vista 3.87%
Windows Server 2003 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.51%
Windows 7 Professional 15.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.46%
Windows 8.1 4.21%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.03%
  Canada 5.08%
  United Kingdom 4.80%
  France 3.82%
  Italy 3.82%
  Sweden 2.64%
  Netherlands 2.36%
  Brazil 2.09%
  Australia 1.88%
  Philippines 1.53%
  Germany 1.39%
  Greece 1.32%
  United Arab Emirates 1.25%
  Israel 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.44%
Dell 24.07%
ASUS 14.15%
Acer 13.10%
Toshiba 4.23%
Samsung 3.57%
Lenovo 3.17%
Intel 2.25%
MSI 0.66%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.78%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.58%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.69%
Dell XPS 8300 2.69%
ASUS All Series 2.39%

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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