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\SHAREit Technologies\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\SHAREit Technologies
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Lenovo\SHAREit

The files below remain on your disk by SHAREit when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\SHAREit.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Lenovo\SHAREit\SHAREitUdp.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$ML0.607\SHAREit.rar
  • 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 4.5.46 برنامه شريت ارسال و دريافت فايل اندرويد40.apk.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\SHAREit.apk.lnk
  • 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\
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\

Generally the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Applications\SHAREit.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\ShellEx\ContextMenuHandlers\SHAREit.FileContextMenuExt
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\SHAREit_RASMANCS

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

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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find SHAREit or simply click the Search feature and type in "SHAREit". The SHAREit program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click SHAREit in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding SHAREit, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing 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