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Should I remove Lanshark?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
United States Rank #49,852
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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What is Lanshark?  (from 29a.ch)

Lanshark is a free filesharing tool for local area networks. Lanshark allows you to share files with other users in the same network more efficiently. It automatically detects other lanshark users in the same Network and lets you browse trough their shares. Lanshark has a very fast search function that allows you to se...  Read more


Lanshark is a software program developed by 29a.ch. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named lanshark.exe. The setup package generally installs about 41 files and is usually about 21.95 MB (23,020,755 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. 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 57% of users of Lanshark come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: lanshark.29a.ch
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\lanshark
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Lanshark\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 21.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lanshark

Program executable:lanshark.exe
Filesharing tool for local area networks
Path:C:\Program Files\lanshark\lanshark.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Lanshark (Filesharing application for local area networks)
  • freetype6.dll (by The FreeType Project) - FreeType 2 (FreeType 2 software font engine)
  • libpangowin32-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - PangoWin32
  • libpangoft2-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - PangoFT2
  • bzip2.dll (by Bzip2) - Bzip2 (Bzip2: file compressor)
  • libpango-1.0-0.dll - Pango
  • jpeg62.dll (by Independent JPEG Group ) - Jpeg (Jpeg: library and tools for JPEG images)
  • libgdk_pixbuf-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GTK+ (GIMP Toolkit)
  • libgdk-win32-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GIMP Drawing Kit
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib
  • libgmodule-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GModule
  • libgobject-2.0-0.dll - GObject
  • libgthread-2.0-0.dll - GThread
  • libgtk-win32-2.0-0.dll
  • libtiff3.dll (by LibTiff) - Tiff (Tiff: library and tools for TIFF images)
  • libatk-1.0-0.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - atk
  • libart_lgpl_2-2.dll
  • libcairo-2.dll
  • libcroco-0.6-3.dll
  • libfontconfig-1.dll
  • libgdkglext-win32-1.0-0.dll
  • libglade-2.0-0.dll
  • libgsf-1-114.dll
  • libgsf-win32-1-114.dll
  • libgtkglext-win32-1.0-0.dll
  • libgtkhtml-2-0.dll
  • libpangocairo-1.0-0.dll
  • libpng12.dll
  • libpopt-0.dll
  • librsvg-2-2.dll
  • libxml2.dll
  • python25.dll
  • w9xpopen.exe
  • xmlparse.dll
  • xmltok.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • lanshark.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'lanshark' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Lanshark\lanshark.exe" autostart.

How do I remove Lanshark?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 7 15%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows 8 40.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 45.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.00%
Windows 10 Home 5.00%
Windows 10 Pro Technical ... 5.00%
Windows 7 Professional 5.00%
Windows 8 Pro 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.14%
  India 7.14%
  Mexico 7.14%
  Argentina 3.57%
  Australia 3.57%
  BD 3.57%
  Brazil 3.57%
  Germany 3.57%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  Indonesia 3.57%
  Italy 3.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 26.67%
Dell 26.67%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 13.33%
Lenovo 6.67%
Intel 6.67%
Common models
MSI MS-7921 8.33%
LENOVO 20351 8.33%
Intel Corporation ES10IS2 8.33%
HP-Pavilion NY621AA-ABA p... 8.33%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 8.33%
HP 15 Notebook PC 8.33%


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