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Should I remove LimeWire?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
26% remove it74% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0003%

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.6.1 100.00%

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LimeWire 5.6.1

What is LimeWire?

LimeWire is a free peer-to-peer file sharing (P2P) client program. (The software is no longer distributed under court order). It uses the gnutella network as well as the BitTorrent protocol.

Overview

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 main program executable is LimeWire.exe. The setup package is about 112.89 MB (118,377,856 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.limewire.com
Help link: www.limewire.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\limewire
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\LimeWire\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 112.89 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LimeWire 5.6.1

Program executable:LimeWire.exe
Name:LimeWire
Path:C:\Program Files\limewire\LimeWire.exe
MD5:2b7f2dc5741bb18f7f5ec7558da68197
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - LimeWire 5.6.1 (The Fastest File Sharing Program on Earth)
  • LimeWire.exe - LimeWire

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • LimeWire.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\LimeWire\LimeWire.exe'.

How do I remove LimeWire?

Quickly and completely remove LimeWire 5.6.1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall LimeWire 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 LimeWire 5.6.1, 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 LimeWire.

OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 25%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 26%
Keep it 74%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
57.14%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.14%
  Finland 14.29%
  Turkey 14.29%
  United Kingdom 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
Samsung 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P505 25.00%
Samsung R710 25.00%
P4M80P AWRDACPI 25.00%
ASUSTeK CG8350 25.00%

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