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7% remove it93% keep it
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Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0

What is Adobe Photoshop Elements?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe's consumer-level photo editor offers unique features designed specifically for amateur photographers, hobbyists, and business users who want a simple-to-use, yet powerful digital-imaging solution. Flexible image-capturing options let you work with photos taken with digital or traditional cameras, and versatile de...  Read more


Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 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 photoshopelementseditor.exe. The software installer includes 60 files and is usually about 511.98 KB (524,265 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 72% of users of Adobe Photoshop Elements come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Help link: www.adobe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop Elements 3.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{851C67EF-068A-4060-9EF5-2E3DDCD68382}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 511.98 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0

Program executable:photoshopelementseditor.exe
Name:Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0
Path:C:\Program Files\adobe\photoshop elements 3.0\photoshopelementseditor.exe
Additional files:
  • FAMgrRes.dll - Adobe Systems File Association Manager Resource DLL (FAMgrRes)
  • Photoshop.dll - Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 (Photoshop Resource DLL)
  • PSArt.dll
  • PSViews.dll
  • AocCache.dll - Adobe Photoshop Elements (Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 (component))
  • DiscWriter.dll
  • pdf2img.dll
  • PdfPres.dll - PDF Presentation Dynamic Link Library
  • Photoshop Elements 3.0.exe - Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 (Welcome)
  • PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe - Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 (Organizer)
  • PtPlatform.dll
  • svg2pdf.dll
  • Famgr.dll - File Association Manger (File Assocuation Manager)
  • AWSCommonSymbols.dll - Adobe AWSCommonSymbols (AWSCommonSymbols)
  • AdobeOLS.dll - Adobe Online Services (Adobe Online Services Library)
  • Plugin.dll - Adobe Photoshop CS (Photoshop Plugin Utilities)
  • AdobeXMP.dll - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • AWSCommonUI.dll - Adobe AWSCommonUI (AWSCommonUI)
  • PDFL60.dll - Adobe PDF Library
  • AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE8SharedExpat (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native))
  • FileInfo.dll - Adobe FileInfo (FileInfo)
  • Asn.er.dll - ASN Library (ASN Dynamic Library)
  • AWSSCL.dll - Adobe SCL
  • AXEParser.dll - AXEParser (Adobe XML Engine: Parser)
  • BIBUtils.dll - BIBUtils (Bravo Interface Binder Utilities)
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • JP2KLib.dll - JP2KLib (JPEG2000 Core Library)
  • SVGCore.dll - SVGCore (SVGCore 6.0)
  • AXSLE.dll - AXSLE (Adobe XSLT Engine)
  • svgre.dll - SVGRE (SVGRE 6.0)
  • PhotoshopElementsHelp.exe - Help
  • 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)
  • AuthorScript.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - AuthorScript Library
  • IACCORE.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Photoshop Elements 3.0.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9EFF7EF5-77CA-4D4D-B94F-B4D2482655B7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Photoshop Elements?

You can uninstall Adobe Photoshop Elements 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 3.0, 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 Elements.

Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 39.88%
Windows XP 29.75%
Windows 10 16.56%
Windows Vista 13.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 29.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.69%
Windows 7 Professional 6.50%
Windows 8.1 4.64%
Windows 10 Home 4.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.22%
  United Kingdom 11.97%
  Canada 4.06%
  Japan 1.71%
  Belgium 1.50%
  Australia 1.28%
  Finland 1.07%
  Mexico 0.85%
  Greece 0.64%
  France 0.43%
  Israel 0.43%
  Ireland 0.43%
  Singapore 0.21%
  South Africa 0.21%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.62%
Hewlett-Packard 23.74%
Acer 11.42%
Intel 6.85%
Toshiba 5.48%
American Megatrends 5.02%
Lenovo 2.28%
Samsung 1.83%
ASUS 1.37%
Sony 1.37%
Apple 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.26%
Dell Dell DXP051 2.13%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.13%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 2.13%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.13%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.13%

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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