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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,716
United States Rank #11,767
Reach 0.0532%


VersionDistribution 11.92% 25.74% 1.14% 1.91% 14.78%
5.03 4.58%
5.02 0.29%
5.01 0.10%
5.0 29.46%
4.11 0.48%
4.0 7.63%
3.10 0.86%
3.0 1.14%

Advanced PDF Password Recovery

What is Advanced PDF Password Recovery?  (from ElcomSoft Co)

Recover passwords protecting office documents, ZIP and RAR archives. ElcomSoft password recovery tools can instantly unlock documents created in all versions of Corel and Lotus office suites. Benefit from guaranteed recovery time when unlocking Microsoft Office XP and 2000 documents and Adobe PDF files no matter how lo...  Read more


Advanced PDF Password Recovery is a software program developed by ElcomSoft Co. The most common release is 5.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named APDFPR.EXE. The setup package generally installs about 84 files and is usually about 4.99 MB (5,236,940 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 24% of users of Advanced PDF Password Recovery come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.elcomsoft.com/apdfpr.html
Help link: www.elcomsoft.com/help/apdfpr/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced PDF Password Recovery
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced PDF Password Recovery\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.99 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced PDF Password Recovery

Program executable:APDFPR.EXE
Advanced PDF Password Recovery
Path:C:\Program Files\ElcomSoft\Advanced PDF Password Recovery\APDFPR.EXE
Additional files:
  • GPUManager.exe - Elcomsoft Distributed Password Recovery (GPU Manager Utility)
  • apdfpr.exe - Advanced PDF Password Recovery
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove Advanced PDF Password Recovery?

You can uninstall Advanced PDF Password Recovery 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 Advanced PDF Password Recovery, 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 Advanced PDF Password Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.20%
Windows 10 25.26%
Windows XP 8.58%
Windows Vista 2.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.91%
Windows 7 Professional 17.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.60%
Windows 10 Pro 6.88%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.22%
  Germany 13.27%
  Italy 5.16%
  France 4.99%
  Canada 3.56%
  Spain 3.21%
  Iran 2.76%
  United Kingdom 2.49%
  India 2.23%
  Brazil 2.14%
  Australia 1.87%
  Poland 1.87%
  Austria 1.78%
  Taiwan 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.48%
Hewlett-Packard 19.68%
Acer 15.34%
ASUS 12.45%
Intel 4.87%
Toshiba 4.33%
Samsung 2.71%
Lenovo 2.53%
Sony 1.62%
American Megatrends 1.44%
Apple 0.90%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.75%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.92%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.08%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.67%

About ElcomSoft Co

ElcomSoft developes Windows security and productivity applications for business and private customers.
Publisher URL: www.elcomsoft.com


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