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A way to uninstall BitTorrent from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall BitTorrent for Windows. It was developed for Windows by BitTorrent Inc.. Open here for more details on BitTorrent Inc.. Please open if you want to read more on BitTorrent on BitTorrent Inc.'s page. BitTorrent is normally set up in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent folder, subject to the user's option. You can remove BitTorrent by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\BitTorrent.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file occupies 1.61 MB (1691224 bytes) on disk and is titled 7.9.2_37596.exe.

BitTorrent is composed of the following executables which occupy 5.11 MB (5354680 bytes) on disk:

  • 7.9.2_37596.exe (1.61 MB)
  • 7.9.7_42331.exe (1.88 MB)

This info is about BitTorrent version alone. Click on the links below for other BitTorrent versions: to view all...
Numerous files, folders and Windows registry entries can not be removed when you want to remove BitTorrent from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall BitTorrent from your PC:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove BitTorrent:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HYD365F.tmp.1444768843\HTA\images\main_bittorrent.ico
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HYD365F.tmp.1444768843_permissionsCopy\BitTorrent.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HYD365F.tmp.1444768843_permissionsCopy\bittorrent.lng
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\HYD365F.tmp.1444768843_permissionsCopy\trusted\bittorrent.crt

Many times the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btinstall
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.btsearch

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\BitTorrent.exe\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BitTorrent\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BitTorrent\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\BitTorrent.exe

How to remove BitTorrent from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

BitTorrent is a program marketed by the software company BitTorrent Inc.. Some people want to remove it. This is difficult because performing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK manner to remove BitTorrent is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate BitTorrent or simply click the Search feature and type in "BitTorrent". If it is installed on your PC the BitTorrent application will be found very quickly. After you select BitTorrent in the list of programs, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about BitTorrent, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for BitTorrent:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent\BitTorrent.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove BitTorrent.
Uninstall BitTorrent

8. After removing BitTorrent, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of BitTorrent that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling BitTorrent with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


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)
  • Windows (6.4)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall BitTorrent by BitTorrent Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that BitTorrent by BitTorrent Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall BitTorrent supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-04 12:57:25.743