A guide 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:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Lenovo\Shareit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit

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\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\Lenovo SHAREit.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\shareit21110ww.lnk

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
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SHAREit_is1

A way to delete SHAREit from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SHAREit is an application marketed by the software company Lenovo Group Limited. Some users decide to erase this program. This can be hard because performing this manually takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK procedure to erase SHAREit is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

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

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find SHAREit or simply activate the Search feature and type in "SHAREit". If it exists on your system the SHAREit program will be found automatically. When you select SHAREit in the list , 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".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for SHAREit:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\unins000.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall SHAREit.
Uninstall SHAREit

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

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


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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall SHAREit by Lenovo Group Limited from your PC, nor are we saying that SHAREit by Lenovo Group Limited is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall SHAREit in case you want to. 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' computers.

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

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