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Should I remove LimeRunner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #49,722
United States Rank #37,630
Reach 0.0015%


VersionDistribution 9.52% 4.76% 4.76% 9.52% 14.29% 9.52% 4.76% 4.76% 9.52% 4.76% 14.29% 4.76% 4.76%

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What is LimeRunner?  (from P2PHood)

Limerunner is an easy-to-work with p2p file sharing application designed to help you search and download any type of files from Gnutella and BitTorrent networks which amass tens of millions of users. The program derives from the popular Limewire but brings of few improvements - it gets rid of simultaneous download re...  Read more


LimeRunner is a software program developed by P2PHood. 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 limerunner.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 12.46 MB (13,067,920 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 59% of users of LimeRunner come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and RS.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.p2phood.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LimeRunner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\LimeRunner\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 12.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LimeRunner

Program executable:limerunner.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\limerunner\limerunner.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - LimeRunner
  • LimeRunner.dll (by PRO Sharing) - LimeWireTurbo Dynamic Link Library (PRO Sharing Dynamic Link Library)
  • 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
  • LimeRunner.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LimeRunner\LimeRunner.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.3 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00001592%
0.016088% average

How do I remove LimeRunner?

Quickly and completely remove LimeRunner from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall LimeRunner 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 LimeRunner, 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 LimeRunner.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 8 5%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 8 28.57%
Windows XP 9.52%
Windows Vista 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.76%
Windows 7 Professional 4.76%
Windows 8 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.26%
  Germany 11.11%
  RS 7.41%
  New Zealand 3.70%
  India 3.70%
  Canada 3.70%
  Philippines 3.70%
  Argentina 3.70%
  United Kingdom 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.25%
Toshiba 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
American Megatrends 6.25%
ASUS 6.25%
Samsung 6.25%
Common models
Gigabyte M61PME-S2 5.26%
LENOVO 20150 5.26%
LENOVO 0862 5.26%


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