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Should I remove PDF Reader 2013?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,806
United States Rank #11,361
Reach 0.0092%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.04 days
473.33 days >
Average installed length: 248.70 days


2013 100.00%

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PDF Reader 2013

What is PDF Reader 2013?  (from SparkPDF)

SparkPDF is a free program to read Adobe PDF files and documents. With features like bookmarks and built-in search, SparkPDF is both simple to use and full of features for demanding users. SparkPDF is built to read PDF files - faster than Adobe Reader. Many users have found Adobe Reader to be a much slower application ...  Read more


PDF Reader 2013 is a software program developed by SparkPDF. The primary executable is named pdf reader.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 4.37 MB (4,581,487 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 99% of users of PDF Reader 2013 come from the United States, it is also popular in Egypt and France.
  • Known to include offers within the setup
PDF Reader 2013 has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: PDF Reader
URL: www.downloadtastic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pdf reader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PDF Reader\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 4.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PDF Reader 2013

Program executable:pdf reader.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pdf reader\pdf reader.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe

How do I remove PDF Reader 2013?

You can uninstall PDF Reader 2013 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 PDF Reader 2013, 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 PDF Reader 2013.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.34%
Windows 10 23.63%
Windows Vista 12.09%
Windows XP 4.95%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.89%
Windows 8.1 7.78%
Windows 8 7.22%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.98%
  Egypt 0.34%
  France 0.34%
  Saudi Arabia 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.58%
Dell 30.60%
Acer 11.19%
Toshiba 7.46%
ASUS 4.48%
Lenovo 2.99%
American Megatrends 1.49%
Gateway 1.49%
Samsung 1.49%
Apple 0.75%
Alienware 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.46%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.46%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.46%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.46%
Dell XPS 8500 2.46%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.46%


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