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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #36,949
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VersionDistribution 100.00%


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What is lightshot-?  (from Skillbrains)

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lightshot- is a program developed by Skillbrains. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 2.99 MB (3,137,058 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 21% of users of lightshot- come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: app.prntscr.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Skillbrains\lightshot\
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Skillbrains\lightshot\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by lightshot-

  • LightShot.exe - Starter Module
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • LightShot.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'LightShot' and executes as C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Skillbrains\lightshot\LightShot.exe FlagC: uninsdeletevalue.

How do I remove lightshot-?

Quickly and completely remove lightshot- from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall lightshot- 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 lightshot-, 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 lightshot-.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.54%
Windows 10 22.30%
Windows XP 10.81%
Windows Vista 1.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.88%
Windows 7 Professional 10.20%
Windows 8 Pro 6.12%
Windows 8 2.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.48%
  Brazil 6.67%
  Germany 6.67%
  Indonesia 5.19%
  BA 4.44%
  Turkey 4.44%
  Spain 3.70%
  United Kingdom 2.96%
  Croatia 2.96%
  Italy 2.96%
  MK 2.96%
  Mexico 2.96%
  BD 2.22%
  Greece 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.37%
Hewlett-Packard 19.78%
Dell 16.48%
ASUS 9.89%
Toshiba 6.59%
Alienware 2.20%
Intel 2.20%
Lenovo 2.20%
Medion 2.20%
Samsung 2.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 NoteBook P... 2.88%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.92%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 1.92%
HP ENVY dv7 Notebook PC 1.92%
Samsung 535U3C 1.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 1.92%


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