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A way to uninstall µTorrent from your PC

You can find on this page details on how to remove µTorrent for Windows. The Windows version was created by BitTorrent Inc.. More info about BitTorrent Inc. can be found here. Click on to get more data about µTorrent on BitTorrent Inc.'s website. The application is frequently located in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent directory (same installation drive as Windows). µTorrent's full uninstall command line is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe. The program's main executable file occupies 4.39 MB (4605776 bytes) on disk and is labeled uTorrent.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside µTorrent. They occupy about 6.04 MB (6334112 bytes) on disk.

  • uTorrent.exe (4.39 MB)
  • 3.4.2_37125.exe (1.65 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of µTorrent. For other µTorrent versions please click below:

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µTorrent has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\uTorrent

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall µTorrent:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\µTorrent.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\uTorrent\apps\72F0D3E2141065DACF6134D07A06A2DF20590748\btapp
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\uTorrent\apps\72F0D3E2141065DACF6134D07A06A2DF20590748\icon.bmp
  • C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\uTorrent\apps\72F0D3E2141065DACF6134D07A06A2DF20590748\index.html

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btinstall
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btsearch

Supplementary values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btkey\uTorrent\shell\open
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btsearch\uTorrent\shell\open
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\uTorrent.exe\shell\open
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BitTorrent\DefaultIcon\

A way to delete µTorrent from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

µTorrent is an application offered by BitTorrent Inc.. Frequently, computer users decide to uninstall it. This is hard because removing this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK action to uninstall µTorrent is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find µTorrent or simply click the Search field and type in "µTorrent". The µTorrent program will be found automatically. After you click µTorrent in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about µTorrent, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for µTorrent:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.utorrent.com/
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall µTorrent.
Uninstall µTorrent

8. After uninstalling µTorrent, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong µTorrent which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing µTorrent with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove µTorrent by BitTorrent Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that µTorrent by BitTorrent Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove µTorrent supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-29 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-29 08:33:27.560