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A way to uninstall Lightshot- from your computer

Lightshot- is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by Skillbrains. Take a look here where you can read more on Skillbrains. Please follow if you want to read more on Lightshot- on Skillbrains's page. Usually the Lightshot- application is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot folder, depending on the user's option during setup. Lightshot-'s complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\unins000.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled Lightshot.exe and its approximative size is 221.25 KB (226560 bytes).

The following executable files are incorporated in Lightshot- They take 2.15 MB (2249216 bytes) on disk.

  • Lightshot.exe (221.25 KB)
  • unins000.exe (1.47 MB)
  • Lightshot.exe (466.00 KB)

The current web page applies to Lightshot- version only. Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you uninstall Lightshot-

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Lightshot- from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Lightshot-
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\\DXGIODScreenshot.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\\Lightshot.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\\Lightshot.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\\net.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30A5B3C9-2084-4063-A32A-628A98DE512B}_is1

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30A5B3C9-2084-4063-A32A-628A98DE512B}_is1\Inno Setup: App Path
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30A5B3C9-2084-4063-A32A-628A98DE512B}_is1\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30A5B3C9-2084-4063-A32A-628A98DE512B}_is1\QuietUninstallString
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{30A5B3C9-2084-4063-A32A-628A98DE512B}_is1\UninstallString

How to erase Lightshot- from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Lightshot- is an application offered by the software company Skillbrains. Some users want to erase this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE solution to erase Lightshot- 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Lightshot- or simply click the Search field and type in "Lightshot-". If it exists on your system the Lightshot- app will be found very quickly. After you select Lightshot- in the list of apps, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Lightshot-, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Lightshot-

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\lightshot\unins000.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Lightshot-
Uninstall Lightshot-

8. After removing Lightshot-, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Lightshot- which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Lightshot- using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Lightshot- by Skillbrains from your computer, nor are we saying that Lightshot- by Skillbrains is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Lightshot- supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-01 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-30 22:31:48.877