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Should I remove Adobe PDF IFilter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #17,135
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Adobe PDF IFilter 6.0

What is Adobe PDF IFilter?

Adobe PDF iFilter is designed for end users or administrators who wish to index Adobe PDF documents using Microsoft indexing clients. This allows the user to easily search for text within Adobe PDF documents. Provides an easy solution to search within Adobe PDF documents located on your computer, company network, and company intranet. Adobe bundles a 32-bit PDF iFilter with Adobe Acrobat and Reader 9 software. It uses the Microsoft iFilter interface and allows third-party indexing tools to extract text from Adobe PDF files.


The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 19.43 MB (20,375,351 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\PDF IFilter 6.0
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\ISUNINST.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\PDF IFilter 6.0\Uninst.isu"
Estimated size: 19.43 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe PDF IFilter 6.0

  • PDFL60.dll - Adobe PDF Library
  • XMP.dll - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • BIBUtils.dll - BIBUtils (Bravo Interface Binder Utilities)
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • JP2KLib.dll - JP2KLib (JPEG2000 Core Library)
  • ACE.dll - ACE (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • ARE.dll - ARE (Adobe Raster Express)
  • BIB.dll - BIB (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • MPS.dll - MPS (Modular Parsing System)
  • PDFFILT.dll - Adobe Acrobat PDF IFilter

How do I remove Adobe PDF IFilter?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe PDF IFilter 6.0 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 PDF IFilter 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 PDF IFilter 6.0, 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 PDF IFilter.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.41%
Windows XP 19.79%
Windows Vista 16.04%
Windows 8 10.70%
Windows Server 2003 1.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.79%
Windows 7 Professional 18.72%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.49%
Windows 8 Pro 3.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.30%
  Japan 12.95%
  Germany 7.59%
  United Kingdom 4.46%
  France 4.02%
  Canada 3.57%
  Italy 2.23%
  Australia 1.79%
  Spain 1.79%
  Switzerland 1.34%
  Austria 1.34%
  Romania 1.34%
  Israel 1.34%
  Netherlands 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.06%
Toshiba 22.73%
Hewlett-Packard 12.12%
Acer 6.82%
Intel 5.30%
American Megatrends 4.55%
Lenovo 3.79%
ASUS 2.27%
Samsung 2.27%
Sony 0.76%
Gateway 0.76%
Common models
TOSHIBA dynabook TX/65D 2.86%
TOSHIBA dynabook AX/53C 1.90%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 1.90%
LENOVO 2958 1.90%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.90%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 1.90%

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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