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Should I remove LemonWire?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #46,541
United States Rank #32,593
Reach 0.0018%


VersionDistribution 4.00% 4.00% 8.00% 16.00% 8.00% 8.00% 12.00% 12.00% 24.00% 4.00%


What is LemonWire?  (from LemonWireP2P)

LemonWire is a p2p file sharing program that helps you search for and download any type of files you want directly from within the client without having to deal with torrent files and torrent websites. Once installed LemonWire can be used right away even by those without any experience with such software. The program i...  Read more


LemonWire is a software program developed by LemonWireP2P. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named lemonwire.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 861.13 KB (881,794 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 68% of users of LemonWire come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and RS.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lemonwirep2p.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LemonWire
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\LemonWire\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 861.13 KB

Program filesFiles installed by LemonWire

Program executable:lemonwire.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\lemonwire\lemonwire.exe
Additional files:
  • LemonWire.dll - LemonWire Dynamic Link Library
  • uninstall.exe - LemonWire
  • UpdateApp.exe - UpdateApp
  • GenericWindowsUtils.dll
  • WindowsV5PlusUtils.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • LemonWire.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LemonWire\LemonWire.exe'.

How do I remove LemonWire?

Quickly and completely remove LemonWire from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall LemonWire from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program LemonWire, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove LemonWire.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.00%
Windows Vista 12.00%
Windows 8 12.00%
Windows XP 12.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.00%
Windows 7 Starter 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.65%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  RS 2.94%
  Brazil 2.94%
  Guatemala 2.94%
  Australia 2.94%
  Sweden 2.94%
  New Zealand 2.94%
  India 2.94%
  Venezuela 2.94%
  Japan 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.82%
Dell 22.73%
Acer 18.18%
Toshiba 9.09%
Lenovo 4.55%
Sony 4.55%
Intel 4.55%
ASUS 4.55%
Common models
Dell Precision WorkSt... 9.09%
Acer Aspire X1430G 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard CQ1-3007L... 4.55%
TOSHIBA Satellite L675D 4.55%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 4.55%
Dell Dell DV051 4.55%


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