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Adobe Customization Wizard XI

Adobe Customization Wizard XI is a free downloadable utility designed to help IT professionals take greater control of enterprise-wide deployments of Adobe® Acrobat® XI and Adobe Reader® XI. With it you can customize the Acrobat installer and application features prior to deployment. Providing a graphical interface to the Windows Installer for Acrobat, the Customization Wizard enables IT administrators to:


  • Modify the installer via a transform file (MST file) without altering the original package (MSI file)

  • Customize the look and feel of Acrobat or Reader before deployment to meet the unique needs of your user base


Adobe Customization Wizard XI works with the Adobe Acrobat XI family:

  • Adobe Acrobat XI Pro

  • Adobe Acrobat XI Standard

  • Adobe Reader XI


Key features:

  • Optimize the behavior of the installer by including silent installation, preserialization, multilingual, shortcuts, and custom setup choices

  • Remove previous versions of Acrobat and Reader

  • Suppress the EULA, registration prompts, and other startup behaviors

  • Customize any preference via the UI or registry feature

  • Deploy any custom files such as Portfolio navigators, headers, footers, etc.

  • Add or remove custom redaction code sets

  • And much more!

File Information

Product Acrobat
Version 11
Platform Windows
File Name CustWiz11003_en_US.exe
File Size 6.20MB
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System requirements


  • Intel® 1.3GHz or faster processor

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Professional, or Tablet PC Edition with Service Pack 3 for 32-bit (with Service Pack 2 for 64-bit); Windows Server® 2003 (32-bit and 64-bit; Service Pack 2 required for 64-bit); Windows Server® 2008 (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows Server® 2008 R2 (32-bit and 64-bit); Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 2 (32-bit and 64-bit); Microsoft Windows 7 Starter, Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate or Enterprise (32-bit and 64-bit)

  • 256 MB of RAM

  • 9 MB of available hard-disk space

  • 1024x576 screen resolution


Adobe tests and supports the deployment of Acrobat XI products to Windows clients that meet the minimum system requirements of those Acrobat products. For a list of system requirements for each of the Acrobat XI products, choose the individual product from the Acrobat family page and then click "System requirements" in the sidebar at right.

The user interface for Adobe Customization Wizard XI is in English only; however, you can use it to customize installers that support any other language.

In order to install and run Wizard, you must be logged in with Administrator privileges.

Installation Instructions

After downloading a ".exe" file in Windows, double-click on the ".exe" file to access the file's contents.

Need help with downloading? See our Downloading Help documents.

After downloading an ".exe" file in Windows, double-click on the ".exe" file to access the file's contents.

Need help with downloading? See our Download and Installation Help documents.

Additional notes

For all known issues, refer to the ReadMe file that is downloaded with this application.

For additional documentation, refer to the Help system that is installed with this application or see the Adobe Customization Wizard XI datasheet.

Note: Customization Wizard XI functions only with the Acrobat XI family of products. Adobe has similar tools available for Acrobat 10.0 products (Customization Wizard X)

License agreement

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