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Should I remove Adobe Scout CC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,153
United States Rank #6,572
Reach 0.0496%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.58 days
489.15 days >
Average installed length: 257.01 days


VersionDistribution 70.32% 0.20% 20.68% 8.80%

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Adobe Scout CC

What is Adobe Scout CC?  (from Adobe Systems)

Adobe Scout is the next-generation profiler for Flash content running on both the desktop (Flash Player) and on mobile devices (Adobe AIR). It gives you insight into the behavior of your Flash content that simply wasn’t available in the past. Best of all, it’s really easy to get started using Scout—there are no complic...  Read more


Adobe Scout CC is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named cppfilt.exe. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 70.22 MB (73,628,724 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 59% of users of Adobe Scout CC come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/devnet/scout/articles/adobe-scout-getting-started.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe Scout CC\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{ED8C4CBF-B32B-4B50-8721-37CD06471578}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 70.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Scout CC

Program executable:cppfilt.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe Scout CC\cppfilt.exe
Additional files:
  • amtlib.dll - AMTLib (64 Bit) (AMT Licensing)
  • AgKernel.dll - DVA Product
  • boost_date_time.dll
  • boost_filesystem.dll
  • boost_program_options.dll
  • boost_regex.dll
  • boost_signals.dll
  • boost_system.dll
  • boost_threads.dll
  • dvaadameve.dll
  • dvacore.dll
  • dvaeve.dll
  • dvalua.dll
  • dvatexteditor.dll
  • dvaui.dll
  • dvaundo.dll
  • dvaworkspace.dll
  • exo.dll
  • mDNSResponder.dll
  • scintilla.dll
  • Scout.exe - Adobe Scout
  • stage3d.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Scout.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DBFFBEDB-E7FC-4DB1-85BA-E0FBE4C80297}' (runs on registration).
  • cppfilt.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BEB4156B-FF80-4D89-9FE0-39A84DE4F31A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Scout CC?

You can uninstall Adobe Scout CC 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 Scout CC, 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 Scout CC.

Win 10 62%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 62.08%
Windows 7 37.82%
Windows Vista 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.59%
Windows 8.1 13.23%
Windows 10 Home 11.28%
Windows 10 Pro 10.67%
Windows 7 Professional 10.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.57%
  United Kingdom 4.28%
  Canada 4.04%
  France 3.62%
  Germany 3.54%
  Australia 2.80%
  Italy 2.55%
  Netherlands 1.81%
  Spain 1.48%
  Brazil 1.40%
  Belgium 1.24%
  Sweden 0.82%
  Turkey 0.82%
  Finland 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.42%
Hewlett-Packard 25.25%
Acer 12.04%
ASUS 11.54%
Toshiba 5.35%
Lenovo 3.51%
Samsung 2.51%
MSI 2.34%
Alienware 2.17%
Intel 2.17%
Sony 0.50%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.10%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.21%
Dell XPS 8700 3.26%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.61%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.28%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 1.95%

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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