How did I install Adobe Acrobat Reader (without the bundled crapware) to Windows 10?

Step 1

Go to

Step 2

Click "More download options":


Step 3

Deselect all the crapware and then click "Download Acrobat Reader":

Step 4

Run the downloaded installer.


Step 5

Set Acrobat Reader as the default viewer of PDF files.

Step 6

Disable auto-startups for Adobe's bloatware:

  1. «Acrobat Collaboration Synchronizer».
  2. «Adobe Updater Startup Utility»
  3. «Acrobat Update Service»
  4. «Adobe Notification Client»
  5. «Notification Manager for Acrobat Reader»