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A guide to uninstall BitTorrent from your computer

BitTorrent is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by BitTorrent, Inc. Open here where you can read more on BitTorrent, Inc. Please open if you want to read more on BitTorrent on BitTorrent, Inc's website. BitTorrent is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\BitTorrent folder, depending on the user's option. C:\Program Files\BitTorrent\uninst.exe is the full command line if you want to remove BitTorrent. BitTorrent's primary file takes about 619.30 KB (634160 bytes) and its name is bittorrent.exe.

BitTorrent is comprised of the following executables which occupy 703.83 KB (720725 bytes) on disk:

  • bittorrent.exe (619.30 KB)
  • uninst.exe (84.54 KB)
 You can find below info on other releases of BitTorrent: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders left behind when you uninstall BitTorrent:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent

The files below were left behind on your disk by BitTorrent when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Alice in Wonderland[2010]DvDrip[Eng].avi.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Avatar [Eng._2009] DVDRip_XviD.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Avatar.3D{DvDScr.XviD}vice.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\bittorrent.lng
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\dht.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Drag Me To Hell (2009) DVDSCR-MAXSPEED.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Legion.(2010)
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\New.Moon.DVDRip.XviD-NeDiVx.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\resume.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\rss.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\settings.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Sherlock.Holmes.torrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Shutter.Island.TS.Xvid-Classified(
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\Shutter.Island.TS.Xvid-Classified(

Frequently the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\bittorrent.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\bittorrent
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\application/x-bittorrent
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BitTorrent
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BitTorrent
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\bittorrent.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BitTorrent

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.torrent\OpenWithProgids\BitTorrent
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{4E51376A-6F5D-4A7F-A581-B8AD68095D4A}C:\program files (x86)\bittorrent\bittorrent.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{6AC66CBC-06DA-4E3A-8E25-1CBE41137681}C:\program files (x86)\bittorrent\bittorrent.exe

A way to erase BitTorrent using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

BitTorrent is a program marketed by BitTorrent, Inc. Frequently, people want to uninstall it. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this manually requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY way to uninstall BitTorrent is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


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

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find BitTorrent or simply click the Search field and type in "BitTorrent". If it exists on your system the BitTorrent application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click BitTorrent in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding BitTorrent, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for BitTorrent:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\BitTorrent\uninst.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall BitTorrent.
Uninstall BitTorrent

8. After uninstalling BitTorrent, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of BitTorrent which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing BitTorrent using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove BitTorrent by BitTorrent, Inc from your computer, we are not saying that BitTorrent by BitTorrent, Inc is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove BitTorrent supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 17:15:04.473