LimeWire 5.6.2 LimeWire 5.6.2

A guide to uninstall LimeWire 5.6.2 from your computer

LimeWire 5.6.2 is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows version was developed by Lime Wire, LLC. More information on Lime Wire, LLC can be seen here. Click on to get more data about LimeWire 5.6.2 on Lime Wire, LLC's website. Usually the LimeWire 5.6.2 application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\LimeWire folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for uninstalling LimeWire 5.6.2 is C:\Program Files\LimeWire\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called LimeWire.exe and occupies 492.00 KB (503808 bytes).

The executable files below are installed alongside LimeWire 5.6.2. They occupy about 21.54 MB (22583471 bytes) on disk.

  • LimeWire.exe (492.00 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (146.00 KB)
  • LimeWireWin5.6.2.exe (20.91 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 5.6.2 of LimeWire 5.6.2. LimeWire 5.6.2 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Magnet\Handlers\LimeWire
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\LimeWire
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\LimeWire

Additional values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{676275C4-D4C2-4ACD-8670-F23DF5D5F121}C:\program files (x86)\limewire\limewire.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{B79007E4-1010-4327-B581-FE77C2B7F45C}C:\program files (x86)\limewire\limewire.exe

How to erase LimeWire 5.6.2 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

LimeWire 5.6.2 is a program marketed by the software company Lime Wire, LLC. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this program. Sometimes this is efortful because doing this manually takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best EASY way to erase LimeWire 5.6.2 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 on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find LimeWire 5.6.2 or simply click the Search field and type in "LimeWire 5.6.2". If it is installed on your PC the LimeWire 5.6.2 app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select LimeWire 5.6.2 in the list of programs, some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about LimeWire 5.6.2, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for LimeWire 5.6.2:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\LimeWire\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove LimeWire 5.6.2.
Uninstall LimeWire 5.6.2

8. After removing LimeWire 5.6.2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong LimeWire 5.6.2 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing LimeWire 5.6.2 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall LimeWire 5.6.2 by Lime Wire, LLC from your PC, nor are we saying that LimeWire 5.6.2 by Lime Wire, LLC is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall LimeWire 5.6.2 supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 19:26:32.720