Windows 10: utorrent folder location Solved

  1.    30 Dec 2017 #1

    utorrent folder location

    I have downloaded and presumably installed utorrent. I did go through the setup wizard. Although I chose a start-up menu and desktop shortcut, I did not get either one. utorrent will launch and I pinned the shortcut to the taskbar. Once I exit utorrent the taskbar shortcut disappears.

    Where is the utorrent folder located?

    I have, with utorrent running, looked into the Task Manager. utorrent is listed, but "Open File Location" and "Properties" don't work.

    I looked into the %appdata% folder and there is no utorrent folder in there either.

    I also went in Control Panel to the list of installed applications, and utorren is not listed.

    I have looked online for solutions, but so far nothing has worked. I cann't find where utorrent is installed. At this point, I would just like to uninstall it along with any crapware that may have come with it.

    If I didn't know better (and I'm not sure), I would think utorrent is actually running directly of the .exe file - if that is possible.

    Please help me find the utorrent folder and uninstall it and everything that may have come with it.
    Last edited by battlezone; 30 Dec 2017 at 03:31.
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  2.    30 Dec 2017 #2

    Please open Task Manager and from Details tab right-click on a column heading and choose Select Columns from the context menu.

    Place a check mark for Image path name and click OK button.

    If you want to uninstall utorrent you can use Revo Uninstaller program.
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  3.    30 Dec 2017 #3

    Thank you so much! This has been driving me nuts.

    utorrent is installed in user/appdata/roaming/. That's the appdata folder in my administrator account.

    When I searched for %appdata% I only ever got to the %appdata% folder. That's the appdata folder in my user account.

    I must have installed utorrent when I was logged into my administrator account!
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  4.    30 Dec 2017 #4

    Have you tried Revo Uninstaller program?
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  5.    30 Dec 2017 #5

    Well, no, because in the admin account, in Control Panel, under Installed Apps, I used the uninstall option. It seems to have worked, because I can't find any traces of utorrent in the in %appdata%/roaming.
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  6.    30 Dec 2017 #6

    Is there anything else i can help you with?
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  7.    30 Dec 2017 #7

    Right now I'm good. I thank you very much for taking the time.
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  8.    30 Dec 2017 #8

    You are very welcome!
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