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Should I remove LimeWire?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,940
United States Rank #25,674
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Versions

VersionDistribution
5.4.6 100.00%

LimeWire 5.4.6

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

LimeWire 5.4.6 is a program developed by Lime Wire. 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 setup package is about 76.13 MB (79,823,599 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 71% of users of LimeWire come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Canada.

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: 76.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LimeWire 5.4.6

  • uninstall.exe - LimeWire 5.4.6 (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:\Program Files\LimeWire\LimeWire.exe'.

How do I remove LimeWire?

Quickly and completely remove LimeWire 5.4.6 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 5.4.6, 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 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 7%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#32,940

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows Vista 42.86%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.71%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.14%
Windows 7 Professional 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Basic 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  Belgium 3.57%
  Canada 3.57%
  Egypt 3.57%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  MA 3.57%
  Netherlands 3.57%
  Turkey 3.57%
  TT 3.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Dell 21.43%
Toshiba 14.29%
ASUS 7.14%
Acer 7.14%
Intel 7.14%
Common models
Acer Aspire M1100 7.69%
ASUSTeK K61IC 7.69%
Compaq-Presario FQ625AA-A... 7.69%
Dell Inspiron 1545 7.69%
Dell Inspiron 546 7.69%
Dell XPS M1530 7.69%

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