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Global Rank #4,182
United States Rank #4,921
Reach 0.1301%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.27 days
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Average installed length: 174.67 days


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Adobe InDesign CC

What is Adobe InDesign CC?  (from Adobe Systems)

Make interactive EPUB books with live text—such as children's books, cookbooks, travel books, and textbooks—that are rich with illustrations, photos, audio, or animations. Layout and design remain fixed no matter the screen size. Access Typekit's rich library of desktop fonts directly from the font menu. Got a document...  Read more


Adobe InDesign CC is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named adobe.cs6.all.products.activator.(x32.y.x64)_up01-MPT.exe. The setup package generally installs about 156 files and is usually about 2.46 MB (2,575,716 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 40% of users of Adobe InDesign CC come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/products/indesign.html
Installation folder: C:\Adobe cloud apps
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="2.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{BC448016
Estimated size: 2.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe InDesign CC

Program executable:adobe.cs6.all.products.activator.(x32.y.x64)_up01-MPT.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\adobe.cs6.all.products.activator.(x32.y.x64)_up01-MPT.exe
Additional files:
  • AAMLauncherUtil.exe - Adobe AAM Launcher Utility
  • ACE.dll - ACE 2013/03/29-12:09:59 (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AdamLib.dll
  • ADBE_AGMFL.dll - SWFPort 2013/04/02-12:10:07 (SWFPort Interface Binder)
  • adbeape.dll - Adobe APE 2013/02/04-09:52:32 (Adobe APE(32 bit))
  • Adobe Media Encoder.exe - Adobe Media Encoder CC
  • Adobe Muse.exe
  • adobe_caps.dll - Adobe CAPS (Adobe CAPS DLL)
  • Adobe_OOBE_Launcher.dll - Adobe OOBE Launcher (Adobe OOBE launcher Utility)
  • AdobeLinguistic.dll - Adobe Linguisitc Library (Linguistic Library)
  • AdobeOwl.dll - Adobe Owl 2013/03/03-12:10:08 (Adobe Owl(32 bit))
  • AdobePDFL.dll - PDFL 2013/03/13-12:09:15 (Adobe PDF Library)
  • AdobePIP.dll - Adobe Product Improvement Program
  • AdobePSL.dll - AdobePSL
  • AdobeXMP.dll - Adobe XMP Core 2013/03/13-12:09:15 (Adobe XMP Core 5.5-c014 ( 32 bit ))
  • AdobeXMPFiles.dll - Adobe XMP Files 2013/03/13-12:09:15 (Adobe XMP Files 5.6-f045 ( 32 bit ))
  • AdobeXMPScript.dll - Adobe XMP Script 2013/03/13-12:09:15 (Adobe XMP Script 5.2-s002 ( 32 bit ))
  • AFL.dll - AFL (Adobe File Library)
  • aflamingo.dll - AFlamingo 2013/03/14-12:08:38 (Adobe Flamingo)
  • AGM.dll - AGM 2013/03/29-12:09:59 (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • ahclient.dll - AdobeHelp Dynamic Link Library (Adobe Help Client Library)
  • AILib.dll - Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Aiod.dll - Adobe Acrobat (Acrobat Install On Demand)
  • AIPort.dll - AIPort (AIPort Interface Binder)
  • AlcidDLL.dll
  • AMEAppFoundation.dll
  • AMEDynamicLinkClient.dll
  • AMEDynamicLinkServer.dll
  • amefoundation.dll
  • AMEFrontend.dll
  • ameproperties.dll
  • AMEWrapper.dll
  • amtlib.dll - AMTLib (AMT Licensing)
  • amtservices.dll - AMTServices (64 Bit) (AMT Services)
  • apdboot.dll - Adobe Photo Downloader 7.0 component
  • apdhook.dll
  • APDPreferences.dll
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • AppServices.dll
  • ARE.dll - ARE 2013/03/29-12:09:59 (Adobe Raster Express)
  • arh.exe - Adobe AIR (Adobe AIR Redistribution Helper)
  • ASKLib.dll
  • ASLFoundation.dll - Adobe Media Core
  • ASLMessaging.dll
  • ASLSupport.dll
  • ASLUnitTesting.dll
  • asneu.dll - AsnEndUser Dynamic Link Library
  • ATR.dll - ATR (Adobe Trapping Component)
  • AudioRenderer.dll
  • AudioSupport.dll
  • AVCIntraDecoder.dll
  • AVCIntraEncoder.dll (by Panasonic Co.,Ltd) - AVC-Intra Encoder Dynamic Link Library
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • AVIWriter.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • AXE16SharedExpat.dll - AXE16SharedExpat 2013/03/26-12:07:15 (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-16 native))
  • AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE8SharedExpat 2013/03/26-12:07:15 (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native))
  • AXEDOMCore.dll - AXEDOMCore 2013/03/26-12:07:15 (Adobe XML Engine: DOM Core)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • bridgeproxy.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'BridgeCCImportMediaOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'Adobe.adobebridgeCC' and the action verb 'launch.
Scheduled Task
  • Xfire.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7361DCE0-59AB-4BAE-8AF0-A23FD98B2B66}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Adobe Muse.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe Muse\Adobe Muse.exe'.

How do I remove Adobe InDesign CC?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe InDesign CC 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 InDesign CC 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 InDesign CC, 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 InDesign CC.

Win 10 51%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.37%
Windows 7 48.59%
Windows XP 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.39%
Windows 8.1 16.08%
Windows 7 Professional 13.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.46%
Windows 10 Home 4.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.82%
  France 6.79%
  Italy 5.33%
  United Kingdom 4.42%
  Australia 4.38%
  Germany 3.54%
  Brazil 2.92%
  Spain 2.55%
  Canada 2.19%
  Belgium 1.79%
  Netherlands 1.72%
  Mexico 1.35%
  Sweden 1.02%
  India 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.07%
Dell 18.99%
ASUS 16.57%
Acer 11.79%
Toshiba 8.50%
Lenovo 5.34%
Samsung 4.22%
Intel 1.49%
MSI 1.18%
Alienware 0.62%
Apple 0.56%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.32%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.71%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.89%
Dell XPS 8500 2.28%

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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