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Should I remove Adobe Touch App Plugins?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,762
United States Rank #4,004
Reach 0.1092%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.56 days
399.88 days >
Average installed length: 210.11 days


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Adobe Touch App Plugins

What is Adobe Touch App Plugins?  (from Adobe Systems)

Design, edit, and elegantly present your work using Adobe® Touch Apps designed for your mobile device. Whether you use a stylus or just your fingertip, intuitive touchscreen features provide easy, precise control for a variety of creative tasks. Each app is integrated with Adobe Creative Cloud™, so you can transfer and...  Read more


Adobe Touch App Plugins is a program developed by Adobe Systems. The main program executable is PDapp.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 3.01 MB (3,151,183 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 56% of users of Adobe Touch App Plugins come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/products/touchapps.html
Help link: www.adobe.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe Touch App Plugins
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="2.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{1EC083EE
Estimated size: 3.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Touch App Plugins

Program executable:PDapp.exe
Name:Adobe Application Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\adobe\oobe\pdapp\core\PDapp.exe
Additional files:
  • adbeape.dll - Adobe APE 2012/10/22-12:38:44 (Adobe APE(32 bit))
  • adbeapecore.dll
  • adbeapeengine.dll - Adobe APE Engine 2012/10/22-12:38:44 (Adobe APE Engine(32 bit))
  • AdobePIM.dll - PIM DLL
  • NPSWF32.dll - Shockwave Flash (Shockwave Flash 10.3 r181)
  • PDapp.exe - Adobe Application Manager
  • WebKit.dll

How do I remove Adobe Touch App Plugins?

You can uninstall Adobe Touch App Plugins 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 Touch App Plugins, 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 Touch App Plugins.

Win 10 57%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 56.70%
Windows 7 42.61%
Windows Vista 0.32%
Windows XP 0.32%
Windows Server 2003 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.54%
Windows 10 Home 12.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.07%
Windows 8.1 11.84%
Windows 7 Professional 11.79%
Windows 10 Pro 9.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.35%
  United Kingdom 4.60%
  France 3.27%
  Canada 3.23%
  Germany 3.08%
  Italy 2.93%
  Brazil 1.98%
  Australia 1.79%
  Netherlands 1.56%
  Spain 1.29%
  MA 1.10%
  Belgium 1.03%
  Mexico 0.95%
  Sweden 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.90%
Dell 25.16%
ASUS 12.18%
Acer 12.18%
Toshiba 4.51%
Lenovo 4.43%
Samsung 3.01%
Intel 1.66%
MSI 1.19%
Alienware 0.87%
Sony 0.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.97%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.93%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.98%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.85%
Dell XPS 8500 2.47%
Dell XPS 8700 2.47%

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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