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Should I remove Macromedia FreeHand 10?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #17,306
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Macromedia FreeHand 10

What is Macromedia FreeHand 10?  (from Macromedia)

Add more visual punch to your designs and illustrations—apply unlimited stroke, fill, and effect attributes to a single vector or text object. Multiple attributes eliminate the need to stack duplicates of an object to create a particular appearance, making updates easier, faster, and leaving fewer objects to manage. N...  Read more


Macromedia FreeHand 10 is a program developed by Macromedia. 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 main program executable is freehand 10.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 1.38 MB (1,443,081 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 35% of users of Macromedia FreeHand 10 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macromedia.com
Help link: www.macromedia.com/support/freehand
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Macromedia\FreeHand 10
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4D826618-59C6-
Estimated size: 1.38 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Macromedia FreeHand 10

Program executable:freehand 10.exe
Name:Macromedia FreeHand 10
FreeHand 10
Path:C:\Program Files\macromedia\freehand 10\freehand 10.exe
Additional files:
  • MUI32.dll - Macromedia User Interface Suppport (MUI Support DLL)
  • Registration.dll - Macromedia Registration (Registration)
  • clipdd.dll - Macromedia FreeHand (OLE Clipboard and Drag-n-Drop Support)
  • FhResource.dll - FreeHand Resources
  • FhResourceJ.dll
  • FreeHand 10 Clipart Viewer.exe - FreeHand ClipArt Viewer
  • Math.dll - MathDLL
  • Macromedia Flash Player 6.exe - Shockwave Flash (Macromedia Flash Player 6.0 r21)
  • Macromedia Flash Player 5.exe - Flash 5.0 (Flash Player 5.0 r30)
  • Player.dll - Flash Player 5.0 d14

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FreeHand 10.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E2044C4F-7978-4ADA-AD67-CADAFE8EA604}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FreeHand 10.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Macromedia\FreeHand 10\FreeHand 10.exe'.

How do I remove Macromedia FreeHand 10?

You can uninstall Macromedia FreeHand 10 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 Macromedia FreeHand 10, 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 Macromedia FreeHand 10.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.29%
Windows 10 19.16%
Windows XP 16.77%
Windows Vista 7.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.41%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.16%
Windows 7 Professional 11.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.83%
Windows 10 Home 6.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.31%
  United Kingdom 7.99%
  Italy 6.44%
  Germany 5.67%
  Canada 4.64%
  Pakistan 2.84%
  Australia 2.58%
  Indonesia 2.32%
  Israel 2.32%
  Netherlands 2.32%
  Brazil 1.80%
  Finland 1.80%
  France 1.80%
  Japan 1.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.51%
Dell 23.71%
Acer 11.34%
ASUS 8.25%
Intel 3.61%
Samsung 3.61%
Toshiba 3.61%
Lenovo 3.09%
American Megatrends 1.55%
Sahara 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.88%
ASUS All Series 3.10%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.10%
HP G42 Notebook PC 2.33%
HP Mini 110-3100 2.33%
MSI MS-7693 2.33%

About Macromedia

Macromedia was a graphics and web development software company that produced such products as Flash and Dreamweaver and was acquired by Adobe Systems in 2005.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com


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