A way to uninstall SHAREit from your PC

You can find on this page details on how to remove SHAREit for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Lenovo Group Limited. Additional info about Lenovo Group Limited can be seen here. More info about the software SHAREit can be found at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit folder. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's preference. You can remove SHAREit by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\unins000.exe. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. SHAREit's primary file takes about 2.88 MB (3014912 bytes) and its name is Shareit.exe.

The following executable files are incorporated in SHAREit. They take 4.35 MB (4558336 bytes) on disk.

  • Shareit.exe (2.88 MB)
  • unins000.exe (1.47 MB)

The current page applies to SHAREit version only. Click on the links below for other SHAREit versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling SHAREit we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\SHAREit Technologies

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove SHAREit:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit\Buddy.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit\History.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit\Setting.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit\Statistics.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\local\Thumbnail\e17b9fcbb007954add80a2f4ee9727ec_96x96.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\local\Thumbnail\f7ba49826ed7b59c3b13216f80bd72cd_96x96.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\ShareitSdk\Shareit.log

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASMANCS

Supplementary registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Lenovo\SHAREit\Shareit.exe

A way to remove SHAREit using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SHAREit is a program by the software company Lenovo Group Limited. Some people try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is hard because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to uninstall SHAREit is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on 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 a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find SHAREit or simply activate the Search feature and type in "SHAREit". The SHAREit program will be found very quickly. After you select SHAREit in the list of programs, some data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about SHAREit, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SHAREit:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall SHAREit.
Uninstall SHAREit

8. After uninstalling SHAREit, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong SHAREit that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling SHAREit using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove SHAREit by Lenovo Group Limited from your computer, we are not saying that SHAREit by Lenovo Group Limited is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove SHAREit in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 21:47:52.370