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Should I remove Lenovo Registration?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,483
United States Rank #1,225
Reach 0.4604%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.91 days
321.83 days >
Average installed length: 169.10 days


1.0.4 63.32%
1.0.3 31.33%
1.0.2 5.34%

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Lenovo Registration

What is Lenovo Registration?  (from Lenovo)

Registration is required to activate the service you have purchased. It is highly recommended to register within 15 days from the date of purchase.


Lenovo Registration is a software program developed by Lenovo. It is typically pre-installed with most new Lenovo computers. The most common release is 1.0.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 primary executable is named LenovoReg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 4.15 MB (4,351,790 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 57% of users of Lenovo Registration come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.
Some users and experts alike have reported that this program is considered bloatware or bundleware. Such software is optional and can be safely removed if you do not utilize the features of the progam.
Lenovo computers come pre-installed with software that you may not need. This often includes trial versions of anti-virus software, various security software such as facial-recognition, pc optimizations programs, backup apps, dvd burners and media players.
  • It is usually licensed for use only on the Lenovo PC on which it was pre-installed.
  • It sometimes difficult for users to remove via the 'Uninstall a Program' feature in Windows.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lenovo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo Registration\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6707C034-ED6B-4B6A-B21F-969B3606FBDE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.15 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Lenovo Registration

Program executable:LenovoReg.exe
Lenovo Registration
Signed by:Leader Technologies Inc
Path:C:\Program Files\Lenovo Registration\LenovoReg.exe
  • LenovoReg.exe - PowerReg (Lenovo Registration)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • LenovoReg.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Lenovo Product Registration (James)' (Next runs on 4/15/2017 at 6:12 AM).
  • LenovoReg.exe runs as a service named 'Lenovo QuickControl Master Service' (QuickControlMasterSvc) "Lenovo QuickControl Master Service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • LenovoReg.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Lenovo Registration' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lenovo Registration\LenovoReg.exe /boot.

How do I remove Lenovo Registration?

You can uninstall Lenovo Registration 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Lenovo Registration, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Lenovo Registration.

Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.49%
Windows 10 11.33%
Windows XP 0.15%
Windows Vista 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 63.48%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.71%
Windows 10 Pro 7.84%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.24%
Windows 10 Home 2.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.95%
  Germany 5.04%
  United Kingdom 4.06%
  Canada 3.85%
  France 2.45%
  Japan 1.61%
  DK 1.47%
  Italy 1.32%
  Australia 1.27%
  India 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.11%
  Czech Republic 1.00%
  Norway 0.99%
  Taiwan 0.93%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com


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