PDF SpeedUp allows you to significantly speed up the time it takes to load Adobe Reader. It offers several options as to manually enable or disable the plug-ins as needed, disable the splash screen on startup, disable Auto-Updates, remove Ads etc.
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Adobe Photoshop SpeedUp significantly decreases the time it takes to load Adobe Photoshop by disabling the plug-ins that you may not need. There are several options such as whether to load the Adobe fonts, load the presets, and set the memory usage.