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4% remove it96% keep it
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PSE10 STI Installer

What is PSE10 STI Installer?

Part of the Adobe Premiere Elements (PRE) and Photoshop Elements (PSE) installation and setup process.


PSE10 STI Installer is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The programs's main executable is PDapp.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 81.43 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 569.01 KB (582,670 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 61% of users of PSE10 STI Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\PSE10STIInstaller
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\OOBE\PDApp\core\PDApp.exe --appletID="DWA_UI" --appletVersion="1.0" --mode="Uninstall" --mediaSignature="{11
Estimated size: 569.01 KB

Program filesFiles installed by PSE10 STI Installer

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 2012/01/25-10:04:55 (Adobe APE(32 bit))
  • adbeapecore.dll
  • adbeapeengine.dll - Adobe APE Engine 2012/01/25-10:04:55 (Adobe APE Engine(32 bit))
  • AdobePIM.dll - PIM DLL
  • NPSWF32.dll - Shockwave Flash (Shockwave Flash 10.3 r181)
  • PDapp.exe - Adobe Application Manager
  • VulcanMessage.dll - Vulcan Message Library
  • WebKit.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Network connections
  • PDapp.exe connects to (port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:81.43 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0014630407%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00086302%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00060002%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:543,809
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:146 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:7 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove PSE10 STI Installer?

You can uninstall PSE10 STI Installer 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 PSE10 STI Installer, 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 PSE10 STI Installer.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.13%
Windows 10 18.75%
Windows XP 3.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.63%
Windows 7 Professional 15.63%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.63%
Windows 10 Home 9.38%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Windows 10 Pro 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.36%
  Belgium 6.82%
  Australia 4.55%
  Germany 4.55%
  Canada 4.55%
  Italy 4.55%
  UA 2.27%
  France 2.27%
  Finland 2.27%
  Croatia 2.27%
  United Kingdom 2.27%
  Lithuania 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.50%
Dell 12.50%
ASUS 12.50%
Acer 8.33%
Sony 4.17%
MSI 4.17%
Toshiba 4.17%
Lenovo 4.17%
Common models
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Hewlett-Packard p7-1003w 4.17%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.17%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1121fr 4.17%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 4.17%

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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