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Should I remove Lphant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,150
Reach 0.0025%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 177.46 days
910.04 days >
Average installed length: 478.16 days


VersionDistribution 48.98% 6.12% 8.16% 18.37% 6.12% 2.04%


What is Lphant?  (from Discordia Limited)

Lphant the peer-to-peer file sharing program which not only allows you to download the latest music and video but you can connect with friends and make new ones who are into the same artists. The users can easily access other profiles, pictures and their music libraries. You can easily download out the latest pop/rock ...  Read more


Lphant is a software program developed by Discordia Limited. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 Lphant.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 56 files and is usually about 42.83 MB (44,905,518 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 35% of users of Lphant come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and Italy.
  • Known to include offers within the setup
Lphant has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Discordia, LTD
URL: www.lphant.com
Help link: help.lphant.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lphant Applications
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{4669DD60-23E9-4DB0-A203-279AF96AACAC}\Lphant_V7_en_Setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 42.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lphant

Program executable:Lphant.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Lphant Applications\Lphant\Lphant.exe
Additional files:
  • GIFAnimator.dll - GifAnimator
  • DiscoveryHelper.dll - Lphant (DiscoveryHelper)
  • IMTrProgress.dll - IMTrProgress
  • IMWebControl.dll - IMWebControl
  • Launcher.exe - Launcher
  • Lphant.exe
  • ResourcesLoc.dll
  • UninstallSurvey.exe - UninstallSurvey Module
  • UninstallUsers.exe - Lphant Uninstall Users
  • UnwiseLauncher.exe - UnwiseLauncher
  • UpdateInst.exe - UpdateInst

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • Lphant.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'LPShowVolumeOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'Lphant.Device' and the action verb 'show.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Lphant.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lphant Applications\Lphant\Lphant.exe'.

How do I remove Lphant?

You can uninstall Lphant 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 Lphant, 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 Lphant.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.00%
Windows Vista 16.00%
Windows XP 12.00%
Windows 10 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.16%
Windows 7 Professional 8.16%
Windows 8 Pro 4.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.38%
  Spain 9.23%
  Italy 7.69%
  Netherlands 4.62%
  TN 3.08%
  Brazil 3.08%
  India 3.08%
  Greece 3.08%
  Germany 3.08%
  Slovenia 1.54%
  Singapore 1.54%
  Thailand 1.54%
  UA 1.54%
  France 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 16.67%
ASUS 13.89%
Acer 11.11%
Samsung 5.56%
Sony 5.56%
Intel 5.56%
Toshiba 2.78%
Medion 2.78%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Common models
ASUSTeK K52F 5.26%
TOSHIBA Satellite L300 2.63%
TOSHIBA Satellite C670 2.63%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.63%
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 2.63%
Samsung R425/R525 2.63%


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