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Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,636
United States Rank #31,875
Reach 0.0290%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 57.47 days
920.95 days >
Average installed length: 483.89 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
10.1.8 0.18%
10.1.0 99.82%

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Adobe Reader X 10.1.0 - Português

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What is Adobe Reader X - Português?

Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader X are a set of applications designed to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). Acrobat and Reader are widely used as a method of presenting information with a fixed layout similar to a paper publication. Adobe also allows Acrobat plug-ins to be developed by third parties, which can add extra functions to the Acrobat program.

About  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Reader lets you read and print from any system any document created as an Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) file, with its original appearance preserved. PDF files are compact and can be shared, viewed, navigated, and printed exactly as the author intended by anyone with Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader software is ...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 10.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 AcroRd32.exe. The setup package generally installs about 43 files and is usually about 103.73 MB (108,767,588 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brasil.adobe.com
Help link: www.brasil.adobe.com/products/acrobat/main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AC76BA86-7AD7-1046-7B44-AA1000000001}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 103.73 MB
Language: Portuguese (Brazil)

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Reader X 10.1.0 - Português

Program executable:AcroRd32.exe
Name:Adobe Reader
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe
MD5:84b3c0476d17c9a44db4c9256a7e2844
Additional files:
  • AcroBroker.exe - Adobe PDF Broker Process for Internet Explorer
  • AcroTextExtractor.exe - Adobe Acrobat text extractor for non-PDF files (AcroTextExtractor)
  • AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE8SharedExpat 2010/09/27-13:37:26 (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native))
  • AdobeXMP.dll - Adobe XMP Core 2010/09/27-13:37:26 (Adobe XMP Core 5.2-c001 ( 32 bit ))
  • ExtendScript.dll - ExtendScript 2010/09/27-13:37:26 (Adobe ExtendScript scripting engine (32 bit))
  • rt3d.dll - 3D Runtime Dynamic Link Library (3D Runtime 10.1)
  • ahclient.dll - AdobeHelp Dynamic Link Library (Adobe Help Client Library)
  • BIBUtils.dll - BIBUtils 2011/05/02-20:38:31 (Bravo Interface Binder Utilities)
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType 2011/05/02-20:38:31 (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • JP2KLib.dll - JP2KLib 2011/04/21-21:14:43 (Adobe JPEG2000 Core Library)
  • ScCore.dll - ScCore 2010/09/27-13:37:26 (Scripting Components Core (32 bit))
  • adoberfp.dll - Adobe Reader File Preview
  • AXSLE.dll - AXSLE 2010/09/27-13:37:26 (Adobe XSLT Engine)
  • PDFPrevHndlr.dll - Adobe PDF Preview Handler
  • AdobeLinguistic.dll - Adobe Linguisitc Library (Linguistic Library)
  • LogTransport2.exe - LogTransport Application
  • ACE.dll - ACE 2011/05/02-20:38:31 (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM 2011/05/02-20:38:31 (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • BIB.dll - BIB 2011/05/02-20:38:31 (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • wow_helper.exe - Adobe Reader WOW Helper
  • A3DUtils.dll - 3D Utilities Library (3D Utilities Library 10.1)
  • AcroRdIF.dll - Adobe PDF IFilter (PDF IFilter)
  • authplay.dll - Shockwave Flash (Adobe Flash Player 10.3 r181)
  • Acrofx32.dll - Adobe Acrobat (Lotus Notes Field Exchange Module for Adobe Acrobat)
  • reader_sl.exe - Adobe Acrobat SpeedLauncher
  • AcroRd32.dll - Adobe Reader
  • AcroRd32.exe
  • AcroRd32Info.exe
  • logsession.dll - LogSession
  • arh.exe - Adobe AIR (Adobe AIR Redistribution Helper)
  • Eula.exe - EULA (Eula display)
  • AdobeCollabSync.exe - Adobe Collaboration Synchronizer 10.1
  • ViewerPS.dll - Acrobat Viewer ProxyStub Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AcroRd32.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1C85A33F-8BB5-46A8-9A6C-C58BA3792D3E}' (runs on registration).
  • reader_sl.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Adobe Reader Speed Launcher'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • reader_sl.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Adobe Reader Speed Launcher.
Startup File (User Run)
  • AdobeCollabSync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Adobe Acrobat Synchronizer' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 10.0\Acrobat\AdobeCollabSync.exe".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • AdobeCollabSync.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Adobe Reader Synchronizer' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\AdobeCollabSync.exe".
  • reader_sl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Adobe Reader Speed Launcher' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\Reader_sl.exe".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • AcroRd32.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe'.
  • reader_sl.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\Reader_sl.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

AcroRd32.exe
Memory:9.85 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.1910438758%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.16837470%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.02266917%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:123.58 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:6.35 KB
105.02 KB average
Eula.exe
Memory:2.9 MB
Total CPU:0.3430811080%
Kernel CPU:0.26466257%
User CPU:0.07841854%
I/O reads/min:55.53 KB
I/O writes/min:81 Bytes
AdobeCollabSync.exe
Memory:3.71 MB
Total CPU:0.0000252758%
Kernel CPU:0.00001264%
User CPU:0.00001264%
CPU cycles/sec:7,060
I/O reads/min:74 Bytes
I/O writes/min:136 Bytes

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  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:
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.59%
Windows 10 12.30%
Windows Vista 10.87%
Windows XP 6.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.35%
Windows 7 Professional 14.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.90%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.10% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 78.10%
  Portugal 12.57%
  United States 7.18%
  Spain 1.26%
  GW 0.18%
  MZ 0.18%
  Netherlands 0.18%
  DK 0.18%
  United Kingdom 0.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 27.14%
Hewlett-Packard 23.42%
Dell 17.84%
GIGABYTE 7.81%
Samsung 7.43%
Lenovo 6.69%
ASUS 4.83%
American Megatrends 2.60%
Toshiba 2.23%
Common models
Positivo MOBILE 7.34%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.67%
Semp Toshiba Informatica ... 3.67%
Itautec S.A. Infoway 3.21%
LENOVO 20080 3.21%
HP G42 Notebook PC 2.29%

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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