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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,858
United States Rank #8,467
Reach 0.0434%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.90 days
321.59 days >
Average installed length: 168.97 days


7.0.1 81.89%
7.0 18.11%

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Adobe Photoshop 7.0.1

What is Adobe Photoshop?  (from Adobe Systems)

Graphic designers, Webmasters, and photographers can create original artwork, correct color, retouch and composite scanned images, and prepare professional-quality separations and electronic output with this tool. Version 7.0 offers enhanced vector tools for superior shapes and text, password protection for PDF files, ...  Read more


Adobe Photoshop 7.0.1 is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The most common release is 7.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 photoshop.exe. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 62.31 MB (65,336,271 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 47% of users of Adobe Photoshop come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/photoshop
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\ISUNINST.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0\Uninst.isu" -c"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0\Uninst.dll"
Estimated size: 62.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop 7.0.1

Program executable:photoshop.exe
Name:Adobe Photoshop
Path:C:\Program Files\adobe\photoshop 7.0\photoshop.exe
Additional files:
  • ExtendScript.dll - ExtendScript scripting engine
  • ExtRsrc.dll - Adobe ImageReady (tm) 3.0.1 (ImageReady)
  • ImageReady.exe - Adobe ImageReady (tm) 7.0
  • ExtendScriptIDE.dll - ExtendScript debugger
  • PDFL50.dll - Adobe PDF Library
  • Photoshop.dll - Adobe Photoshop (Photoshop Resource DLL)
  • 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)
  • OPP.dll - OPP

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ImageReady.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A12701C6-A24D-4DE2-B415-07E0225021CD}' (runs on registration).
  • Photoshop.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C3CC3AC7-2FC5-47F1-B3C4-88C0619C4A75}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • ImageReady.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0\ImageReady.exe'.
  • Photoshop.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0\Photoshop.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 7.0.1, 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) 53%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.61%
Windows 10 23.01%
Windows XP 15.42%
Windows Vista 5.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.45%
Windows 7 Professional 15.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.51%
Windows 10 Home 7.20%
Windows 8.1 4.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.56%
  Germany 7.87%
  France 6.59%
  Korea 6.00%
  United Kingdom 5.02%
  Italy 2.95%
  Canada 2.66%
  India 2.46%
  Netherlands 1.57%
  Brazil 1.48%
  Finland 1.48%
  Japan 1.48%
  Belgium 1.38%
  Australia 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.05%
Hewlett-Packard 22.50%
Acer 12.27%
ASUS 9.77%
Samsung 5.68%
Toshiba 4.77%
Intel 4.09%
Lenovo 2.50%
American Megatrends 2.27%
Sahara 1.82%
Medion 1.82%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.47%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.97%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.48%
ASUSTeK ET2321I 1.98%

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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