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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,831
United States Rank #9,252
Reach 0.0319%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 41.28 days
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Average installed length: 371.68 days


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Adobe Photoshop 5.5

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 more flexibility than ever before. Version 5.5 delivers the four most requested features in one upgrade: multiple lev...  Read more


Adobe Photoshop 5.5 is a 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 main program executable is Photoshp.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 54.58 MB (57,226,316 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 53% of users of Adobe Photoshop come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com//prodindex//photoshop//main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 5.5
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\ISUN0407.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 5.5\Uninst.isu" -c"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 5.5\Uninst.dll"
Estimated size: 54.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop 5.5

Program executable:Photoshp.exe
Name:Adobe Photoshop
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop 5.5\Photoshp.exe
Additional files:
  • ExtRsrc.dll - Adobe ImageReady (tm) 2.0 (ImageReady)
  • ImageReady.exe
  • Photos01.dll - Adobe Photoshop (Photoshop Resource DLL)
  • Photos02.dll
  • Photoshp.exe
  • Plugin.dll - Photoshop Plugin Utilities
  • psicon.dll - Icons for Adobe Photoshop
  • Psut9532.dll - Win95 32-BIT Thunk DLL
  • Uninst.dll - Uninst
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM (Adobe Graphics Manager)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Photoshp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{02B1ACDE-5BE4-406D-8518-264125825376}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Photoshop?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Photoshop 5.5 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 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Adobe Photoshop 5.5, 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 Photoshop.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.92%
Windows XP 21.88%
Windows 8 12.28%
Windows Vista 8.71%
Windows Server 2003 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.25%
Windows 7 Professional 13.71%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.07%
Windows 8.1 4.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.40%
  Germany 10.30%
  Canada 4.71%
  Italy 4.54%
  Japan 3.66%
  United Kingdom 3.14%
  France 2.44%
  Australia 2.09%
  DK 1.57%
  Netherlands 1.22%
  Sweden 1.22%
  Switzerland 1.05%
  Thailand 0.87%
  Austria 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.69%
Dell 24.30%
Acer 11.55%
Toshiba 8.37%
ASUS 5.98%
Intel 5.18%
American Megatrends 3.98%
Samsung 1.99%
Lenovo 1.20%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 2.80%
Dell Dell DM051 2.80%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.80%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.10%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P 2.10%

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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