Lenovo Updates Lenovo Updates

A guide to uninstall Lenovo Updates from your PC

Lenovo Updates is a software application. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by Lenovo. More data about Lenovo can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on Lenovo Updates on Lenovo's web page. The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates directory (same installation drive as Windows). Lenovo Updates's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A2E1E9F0-0B68-4166-8C7F-85B563B84DF4}\setup.exe. LU.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 1.10 MB (1150712 bytes) on disk.

Lenovo Updates installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 4.73 MB (4964640 bytes) on disk.

  • LU.exe (1.10 MB)
  • LUB.exe (3.24 MB)
  • LUService.exe (37.98 KB)
  • PopToastProcess.exe (364.07 KB)

This page is about Lenovo Updates version alone. You can find here a few links to other Lenovo Updates releases:

Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Lenovo Updates:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\alert.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\alertNet.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\back.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\bgImage.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\button.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\buttondown.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\buttongrey.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\buttonup.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\cfmButton.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\cfmButtondown.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\cfmButtonup.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\CircularProgressBar100.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\CloseBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\closeHigh.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\computer.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\cover.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\DlgBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\DlgbtnDown.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\DlgBtnUp.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\download.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\identification.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\identification_setup_ok.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\identification1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\line1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\MinBtn.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\minhigh.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\PopDlgBg.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\queue.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\refresh.gif
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\rowbtn_down.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\rowbtn_normal.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\rowbtn_up.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollBottom1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollBottom2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollMiddle1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollMiddle2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollTop1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\ScrollTop2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\select1.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\select2.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\setting.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\settingBack.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\settinghigh.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\Shadow.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\Update.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\images\Upgrade.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LenovoLU.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LU.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LU.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LUB.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LuProcControl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LUService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\LuService.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\msvcr120.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Lenovo Updates\PopToastProcess.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{A2E1E9F0-0B68-4166-8C7F-85B563B84DF4}

A way to erase Lenovo Updates from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lenovo Updates is a program offered by Lenovo. Some users choose to uninstall this program. This is easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. The best EASY action to uninstall Lenovo Updates is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will be shown to you

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

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Lenovo Updates, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Lenovo Updates:

  • The software company is: http://www.Lenovo.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A2E1E9F0-0B68-4166-8C7F-85B563B84DF4}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Lenovo Updates.
Uninstall Lenovo Updates

8. After uninstalling Lenovo Updates, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Lenovo Updates which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Lenovo Updates with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Lenovo Updates by Lenovo from your PC, we are not saying that Lenovo Updates by Lenovo is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Lenovo Updates supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 07:41:28.690