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A guide to uninstall Lenovo DirectShare from your system

You can find below details on how to uninstall Lenovo DirectShare for Windows. It is written by ArcSoft. Additional info about ArcSoft can be found here. Click on to get more data about Lenovo DirectShare on ArcSoft's website. Lenovo DirectShare is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare folder, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall Lenovo DirectShare. DirectShare.exe is the Lenovo DirectShare's main executable file and it takes approximately 674.56 KB (690752 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed along with Lenovo DirectShare. They take about 24.47 MB (25654648 bytes) on disk.

  • DirectShare.exe (674.56 KB)
  • DSServerSetup.exe (23.81 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of Lenovo DirectShare. Click on the links below for other Lenovo DirectShare versions:

Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove Lenovo DirectShare.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Lenovo DirectShare from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Lenovo DirectShare:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare\AppCfg\GenCfg.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare\ArcNetCfg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare\DirectShare.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo DirectShare\FileEnumHelper.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Lenovo\DirectShare
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}\InstallLocation

A way to erase Lenovo DirectShare with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lenovo DirectShare is an application marketed by ArcSoft. Some computer users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is difficult because doing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK solution to erase Lenovo DirectShare is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Lenovo DirectShare or simply click the Search feature and type in "Lenovo DirectShare". If it is installed on your PC the Lenovo DirectShare app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Lenovo DirectShare in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Lenovo DirectShare, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Lenovo DirectShare:

  • The publisher is: http://www.ArcSoft.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{B2164CCB-C002-4B80-8550-7535D80DF237}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Lenovo DirectShare.
Uninstall Lenovo DirectShare

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

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Lenovo DirectShare by ArcSoft from your computer, nor are we saying that Lenovo DirectShare by ArcSoft is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Lenovo DirectShare in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 01:45:24.873