What is Setup.exe by Adobe Inc.?

Setup.exe is part of AdobeInstaller and developed by Adobe Inc. according to the Setup.exe file information. In certain cases, malicious trackers and scripts can disguise themselves as legitimate files, like Setup.exe, leading to glitches, overload and system malfunctions.

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Setup.exe's description is "AdobeInstaller".

Setup.exe is digitally signed by Adobe Inc..

Setup.exe is an .exe file.

Setup.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe Desktop Common\HDBox\Setup.exe

Setup.exe basic information

Description
AdobeInstaller
Internal Name
Setup.exe
Version
5.3.1.470
Company
Hash
88D434F1C7E9C51EE5E2A2B216D41950

Setup.exe running processes

%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe Desktop Common\HDBox\CRWindowsClientService.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop 2021\PhotoshopPrefsManager.exe
%SystemDrive%\adobeTemp\ETR5CF1.tmp\1\Set-up.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe Desktop Common\HDBox\HDHelper.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\libs\node.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop 2021\PhotoshopPrefsManager.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe Desktop Common\Runtime\customhook\RuntimeCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe Photoshop 2020\PhotoshopPrefsManager.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\Keyfiles\AfterEffects\17\CustomHook\win\Cinema 4D Manual Installer R21.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop 2021\PhotoshopPrefsManager.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\Keyfiles\AfterEffects\17\CustomHook\win\Cinema 4D Manual Installer R21.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop 2020\PhotoshopPrefsManager.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\Creative Cloud Libraries\libs\node.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook\CoreSyncCustomHook.exe
%SystemDrive%\adobeTemp\ETR4723.tmp\1\MicrosoftDotNet\NDP452-KB2901907-x86-x64-AllOS-ENU.exe

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List of the actions Setup.exe executes on a user's PC
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\HDPIMSession\_cookie new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\HDPIMSession\_data new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\HDPIMSession\_metadata new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\caps\hdpim.db-journal new file created
%SystemDrive%\adobeTemp new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud Experience catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\sibres catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\CoreSync_x86.dll file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\CoreSync_x64.dll file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook_version.txt file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\extension_version.txt file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\coresync_version.txt file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\VulcanMessage5.dll file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\icudtl.dat file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\cr_win_client_config.cfg file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\CRWindowsClientService.exe file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\CRLogTransport.exe file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\CRClient.dll file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\CoreSync.exe file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\cacert.pem file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\customhook catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\zh_tw catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\zh_cn catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\tr_tr catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\sv_se catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\sibres catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\ru_ru catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\pt_br catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\pl_pl catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\nl_nl catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\nb_no catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\LogCollectorTool catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\ko_kr catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\ja_jp catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\it_it catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\fr_fr catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\fr_ca catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\fi_fi catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\es_mx catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\es_es catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\en_us catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\de_de catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\da_dk catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync\cs_cz catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension\customhook catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSyncPlugins\DesignLibraryPlugin catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSyncPlugins\SynKit catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSyncPlugins\LiveType catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSyncPlugins new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Sync\CoreSync new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe PCD\pcd.db-journal new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CoreSyncExtension new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Adobe\Adobe Creative Cloud Experience\CCXProcess.exe file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Vulcan\specifiers\ccxprocess_hd.xml file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\UXP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start-4.0.0\manifest.json file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.5.0\CSXS\manifest.xml file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start-2.16.0\CSXS\manifest.xml file moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_DesignLibraryPlugin_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_SynKit_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_LiveType_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_ExchangePlugin_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncExtensionUninstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncUninstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.5.0 catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start-2.16.0 catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncInstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncExtensionInstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.5.0\CSXS new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start-2.16.0\CSXS new catalogue created
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\UXP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start-4.0.0 catalogue moved
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\EstimatedSize new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\InstallDate new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\InstallLocation new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\Publisher new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\VersionMinor new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\VersionMajor new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32\\UninstallString new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\COSY_4_5_1_32 new registry key created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_DesignLibraryPlugin_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_SynKit_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_LiveType_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_ExchangePlugin_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncExtensionUninstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncUninstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncInstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\uninstallXml\COSY_4_5_1_32_CoreSyncExtensionInstaller_4.5.1.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_CCX-Process-mul-x64_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_CCXProcess-Components_4.2.0.62.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.4.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.3.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.2.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.1.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-3.0.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-2.6.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.fnft-2.6.0 catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-2.5.1-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.fnft-2.5.0-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.fnft-2.5.0 catalogue moved
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Common Files\Adobe\Installers\repairXml\CCXP_4_2_4_32_com.adobe.ccx.start.uxp-2019-Clean_4.2.4.1.pimx new file created
%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Common Files\Adobe\UXP\extensions\com.adobe.ccx.start.uxp-2019 catalogue moved

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