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Foxit Editor


Foxit Editor is a software program developed by Foxit. 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 setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 887.5 KB (908,800 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 48% of users of Foxit Editor come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Czech Republic.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.foxitsoftware.com/PDF_Editor
Help link: www.foxitsoftware.com/?Language=en
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\foxit software\foxit editor
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{FC0A78F6-D405-431C-A513-8135B9E2AF3C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 887.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Foxit Editor

  • foxit editor.exe - Foxit PDF Editor (Foxit PDF Editor, the first REAL editor for PDF files!)
  • uninstall.exe - Foxit Reader Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • foxit editor.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Foxit Software\PDF Editor\PDFEdit.exe'.

How do I remove Foxit Editor?

You can uninstall Foxit Editor 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 Foxit Editor, 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 Foxit Editor.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP2) 7%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.41%
Windows XP 10.34%
Windows 10 10.34%
Windows Vista 6.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 34.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.24%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.34%
Windows 10 Home 6.90%
Windows 10 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.62%
  Brazil 11.90%
  Czech Republic 4.76%
  Croatia 4.76%
  Netherlands 4.76%
  Belgium 2.38%
  DZ 2.38%
  Egypt 2.38%
  Finland 2.38%
  Hungary 2.38%
  Israel 2.38%
  Malaysia 2.38%
  Philippines 2.38%
  PS 2.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.00%
Lenovo 16.00%
Dell 12.00%
Acer 12.00%
Sony 8.00%
Intel 8.00%
Toshiba 4.00%
Sahara 4.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C50-A00... 4.55%
Sony VPCSB35FB 4.55%
Sony VPCSB15GB 4.55%
MSI MS-7592 4.55%
LENOVO 76693KG 4.55%
LENOVO 3395CTO 4.55%

About Foxit

Foxit Corporation focuses on providing application solutions for reading, generating, organizing, and securing PDF documents.
Publisher URL: www.foxitsoftware.com


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