qBittorrent qBittorrent

A guide to uninstall qBittorrent from your PC

qBittorrent is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by The qBittorrent project. More data about The qBittorrent project can be read here. Click on to get more details about qBittorrent on The qBittorrent project's website. Usually the qBittorrent application is found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling qBittorrent is C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\uninst.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. qbittorrent.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 14.67 MB (15377920 bytes) on disk.

qBittorrent contains of the executables below. They take 14.78 MB (15493817 bytes) on disk.

  • qbittorrent.exe (14.67 MB)
  • uninst.exe (113.18 KB)

This page is about qBittorrent version alone. If you are manually uninstalling qBittorrent we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall qBittorrent from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\qBittorrent
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\qBittorrent

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\qbittorrent.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\qbittorrent.pdb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\qt.conf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_ar.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_bg.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_ca.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_cs.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_da.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_de.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_es.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_eu.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_fi.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_fr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_gl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_he.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_hu.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_it.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_ja.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_ko.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_lt.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_nl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_pl.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_pt.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_pt_BR.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_ru.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_sk.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_sv.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_tr.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_uk.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_zh_CN.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\translations\qt_zh_TW.qm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\uninst.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\cache\ses_state
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\geoip\GeoIP.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\__init__.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\__init__.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\btdigg.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\btdigg.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\demonoid.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\demonoid.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\extratorrent.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\extratorrent.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\kickasstorrents.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\kickasstorrents.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\legittorrents.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\legittorrents.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\mininova.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\mininova.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\piratebay.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\piratebay.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torlock.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torlock.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torrentreactor.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torrentreactor.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torrentz.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\torrentz.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\vertor.png
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\engines\vertor.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\fix_encoding.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\helpers.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\nova2.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\nova2dl.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\novaprinter.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\qBittorrent\nova\socks.py
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\qBittorrent\qBittorrent.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\qBittorrent\Uninstall.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\qBittorrent\qBittorrent.ini
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\qBittorrent\qBittorrent-data.ini

Usually the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\qBittorrent
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\qbittorrent
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\qbittorrent

A way to uninstall qBittorrent with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

qBittorrent is a program by The qBittorrent project. Frequently, users choose to erase this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this manually requires some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK practice to erase qBittorrent 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find qBittorrent or simply activate the Search feature and type in "qBittorrent". If it is installed on your PC the qBittorrent application will be found automatically. When you select qBittorrent in the list of applications, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding qBittorrent, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for qBittorrent

  • The software company is: http://www.qbittorrent.org
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\qBittorrent\uninst.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove qBittorrent
Uninstall qBittorrent

8. After removing qBittorrent, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong qBittorrent which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling qBittorrent with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to remove qBittorrent by The qBittorrent project from your computer, nor are we saying that qBittorrent by The qBittorrent project is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove qBittorrent 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 03:45:40.480