How to uninstall SHAREit from your PC

SHAREit is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by Lenovo. Additional info about Lenovo can be seen here. SHAREit is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit folder, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to remove SHAREit. SHAREit's main file takes around 2.35 MB (2462368 bytes) and is named SHAREit.exe.

SHAREit installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 8.13 MB (8521169 bytes) on disk.

  • cleanup.exe (267.66 KB)
  • gzip.exe (70.16 KB)
  • iconv.exe (933.16 KB)
  • SHAREit.exe (2.35 MB)
  • SHAREit.Prompt.exe (442.96 KB)
  • SHAREit.Reporter.exe (744.46 KB)
  • SHAREit.Service.exe (30.46 KB)
  • SHAREit.Updater.exe (798.46 KB)
  • SHAREitUdp.exe (301.66 KB)
  • unins001.exe (1.49 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (75.16 KB)
  • Hotspot32.exe (212.66 KB)
  • Hotspot64.exe (255.66 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of SHAREit. You can find below info on other application versions of SHAREit: to view all...
If you're planning to uninstall SHAREit you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall SHAREit:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\SHAREit Technologies

The files below remain on your disk by SHAREit when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\Hotspot_1\Hotspot64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\reaper_u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\SHAREit.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\SHAREit\ShellExt_1\ShellExt64.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\SHAREit.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\SHAREit.Prompt.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\SHAREit.Reporter.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\SHAREit.Service.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\SHAREit.Updater.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Avatar\lenovo_reaper.db7
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Avatar\reaper.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Avatar\server_config.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\beyla\171128184642998.bla
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Buddy.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-06.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-07.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-08.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-09.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-10.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-11.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-12.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-13.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-14.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-15.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-16.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-17.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-18.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Log\2017-11-19.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Setting.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Updater\2017-11-06.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Updater\2017-11-07.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Updater\2017-11-08.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Updater\2017-11-28.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit\Updater\SHAREitSubscription.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\install.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\SHAREit.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit_1.0.38.379.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lenovo\SHAREit\reaper\lenovo_reaper.db7
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lenovo\SHAREit\reaper\reaper.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lenovo\SHAREit\reaper\server_config.json
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SHAREit.exe.config.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SHAREit.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SHAREit.Updater.exe.config.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\ (1).lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SHAREit1.0.34 windows xp-[].lnk

Generally the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\SHAREit
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SHAREit Technologies
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AnyShare
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\SHAREit Technologies

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Hotspot\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Hotspot\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\uSHAREitSvc\Description
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\uSHAREitSvc\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\uSHAREitSvc\ImagePath

How to uninstall SHAREit from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SHAREit is an application by Lenovo. Some computer users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is hard because deleting this by hand requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK practice to erase SHAREit 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate SHAREit or simply activate the Search field and type in "SHAREit". The SHAREit program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click SHAREit in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding SHAREit, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove SHAREit.
Uninstall SHAREit

8. After removing SHAREit, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of SHAREit that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling SHAREit using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall SHAREit by Lenovo from your PC, we are not saying that SHAREit by Lenovo is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall SHAREit supposing 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 Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 18:40:09.500