Application Lantern

A guide to uninstall Lantern from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Lantern for Windows. It was created for Windows by Brave New Software Project, Inc.. More information about Brave New Software Project, Inc. can be found here. Further information about Lantern can be seen at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern directory. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Lantern is C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for administrator rights. lantern.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 14.17 MB (14858528 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside Lantern. They occupy about 14.29 MB (14986759 bytes) on disk.

  • lantern.exe (14.17 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (125.23 KB)

This data is about Lantern version 3.5.5 alone. For other Lantern versions please click below: to view all...
Lantern has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders that were found:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Lantern

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Lantern:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\global.yaml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\lantern.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\logs\lantern.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\masquerade_cache
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\proxies.yaml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\settings.yaml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Lantern\Lantern.lnk

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Lantern
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Lantern

A way to remove Lantern with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lantern is a program by Brave New Software Project, Inc.. Some users want to uninstall this program. This can be easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE action to uninstall Lantern 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Lantern or simply activate the Search field and type in "Lantern". If it is installed on your PC the Lantern app will be found very quickly. After you click Lantern in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Lantern, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Lantern:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lantern\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Lantern.
Uninstall Lantern

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

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



This page is not a recommendation to remove Lantern by Brave New Software Project, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that Lantern by Brave New Software Project, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Lantern supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-12-11 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-11 20:51:40.337