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Should I remove Adobe Photoshop Elements 11?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,100
United States Rank #1,945
Reach 0.3085%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.07 days
768.99 days >
Average installed length: 404.05 days


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Adobe Photoshop Elements 11

What is Adobe Photoshop Elements 11?

Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 is powerful yet easy-to-use photo editing software that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos and create personalized photo keepsakes.

About  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 11 — the #1 selling consumer photo editing software* — helps you edit pictures with powerful, easy-to-use options and share them via print, the web, Facebook, and more.† Live in the moment knowing you can easily turn your everyday snapshots into sensational photos.


Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named Photoshop Elements 11.0.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 2.6 MB (2,726,298 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Help link: www.adobe.com/support/main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\
Uninstaller: msiexec /i {1D181764-DCD0-41B8-AA7B-0A599F027A72} NOT_STANDALONE=1
Estimated size: 2.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop Elements 11

Program executable:Photoshop Elements 11.0.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Elements 11 Organizer\Photoshop Elements 11.0.exe
Additional files:
  • PhotoshopElementsFileAgent.exe - Adobe Photoshop Elements (Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 (component))
  • PseProxy.exe
  • arh.exe
  • ElementsAutoAnalyzer.exe
  • LogTransport2.exe
  • PhotoDownloader.exe
  • Photoshop Elements 11.0.exe
  • PhotoshopElementsEditor.exe
  • PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe
  • PhotoshopServer.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • PseProxy.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler (AdobePhotoshopElements9ShowPicturesOnArrival).
  • PhotoshopElementsFileAgent.exe runs as a service named 'AdobeActiveFileMonitor9.0'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.26 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0026046171%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00246724%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00013737%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:154,190
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:254 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Adobe Photoshop Elements 11?

You can uninstall Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 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 Elements 11, 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 Elements 11.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 78.08%
Windows 7 20.48%
Windows Vista 1.08%
Windows XP 0.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 28.94%
Windows 10 Home 17.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.93%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 9.73%
Windows 8 6.32%
Windows 7 Professional 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.77%
  Brazil 6.25%
  United Kingdom 6.18%
  Italy 5.29%
  Canada 3.63%
  France 3.23%
  Germany 3.01%
  Netherlands 1.85%
  Australia 1.79%
  Sweden 1.46%
  Norway 1.30%
  Poland 0.88%
  Belgium 0.85%
  Korea 0.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 58.10%
Hewlett-Packard 15.87%
Dell 9.59%
Acer 3.64%
Toshiba 3.60%
ASUS 2.67%
Sony 2.19%
Lenovo 1.47%
Intel 0.91%
Medion 0.27%
MSI 0.25%
Common models
Samsung 3570R/370R/470R/4... 6.46%
Samsung 270E5G/270E5U 5.81%
Samsung 300E5EV/300E4EV/2... 5.56%
Samsung 300E5EV/300E4EV/2... 5.11%
Samsung 300E5EV/300E4EV/2... 4.52%
Samsung 905S3G/906S3G/915... 4.30%

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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