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Should I remove Adobe Photoshop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,524
United States Rank #4,156
Reach 0.1165%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.84 days
515.44 days >
Average installed length: 270.83 days


6.0 100.00%

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Adobe Photoshop 6.0

What is Adobe Photoshop?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Photoshop 6.0 software introduces the next generation of image editing with powerful new features that offer something for every user. Delivering a broad and productive tool set, Photoshop helps you explore your creativity, work at peak efficency, and achieve the highest quality results across all media. Combine ...  Read more


Adobe Photoshop 6.0 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 Photoshp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 49.2 MB (51,585,498 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 49% of users of Adobe Photoshop come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/photoshop
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 6.0
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\ISUNINST.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 6.0\Uninst.isu" -c"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 6.0\Uninst.dll"
Estimated size: 49.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop 6.0

Program executable:Photoshp.exe
Name:Adobe Photoshop
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 6.0\Photoshp.exe
Additional files:
  • ExtRsrc.dll - Adobe ImageReady (tm) 3.0.1 (ImageReady)
  • ImageReady.exe
  • PDFL47.dll - Adobe PDF Library
  • Photoshop.dll - Adobe Photoshop (Photoshop Resource DLL)
  • Photoshp.exe
  • Plugin.dll - Photoshop Plugin Utilities
  • Psut9532.dll - Win95 32-BIT Thunk DLL
  • PSViews.dll
  • Uninst.dll - Uninst
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • ACE.dll - ACE (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • Bib.dll - BIB (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • MPS.dll - MPS (Modular Parsing System)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Photoshp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9390AE58-593F-4378-8493-1FF43E88D316}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Photoshp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 6.0\Photoshp.exe'.

How do I remove Adobe Photoshop?

You can uninstall Adobe Photoshop 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 Photoshop 6.0, 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 Photoshop.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.61%
Windows 10 21.17%
Windows XP 16.38%
Windows Vista 8.75%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.30%
Windows 7 Professional 13.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.52%
Windows 10 Home 7.47%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.19%
  Germany 9.95%
  Italy 5.71%
  France 4.48%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  Canada 3.40%
  Australia 2.00%
  Netherlands 1.96%
  Japan 1.79%
  India 1.68%
  Spain 1.37%
  Sweden 1.23%
  Austria 0.98%
  Brazil 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.32%
Hewlett-Packard 24.10%
Acer 14.97%
ASUS 7.21%
Intel 3.91%
Toshiba 3.84%
American Megatrends 3.07%
Samsung 2.38%
Lenovo 2.30%
Medion 2.15%
Sahara 1.46%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.84%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.84%
ASUS All Series 3.16%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.53%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.32%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.11%

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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