Some knowledge about Lenovo Phone Companion:
Can I uninstall Lenovo Phone Companion from my PC?
If you just buy a Lenovo device but want to get rid of any program you won’t use, you can add Lenovo Phone Companion in the list. Uninstalling this program will not affect other functionality of your device. Even so, you could create a system restore point before you carry out the thorough uninstallation.
Windows users can take the following steps to easily remove any unwanted program:
After that, click Back to Step 1 button to re-scan the system. You can repeat the steps above to continue the removal of other unwanted Lenovo programs from your device.
To start with, check if Lenovo Phone Companion is active in your system tray, as some pre-installed software will launch automatically in the background.
If its icon shows up there, right click on it and choose Exit. If you cannot see it there, launch Task Manager by pressing Ctrl + Shift + Esc keystroke, locate any process associated with Lenovo Phone Companion in the list, and then click End Task button.
Once you shut down Lenovo Phone Companion, go ahead with the standard uninstall. For those who have troubles in terminating stubborn, malicious programs, the last chance is to reboot PC into Safe Mode, thus to deactivate all third party programs.
The uninstall steps differ depending on the Windows version running on your PC.
As the Windows Installer pops up, follow onscreen prompts to complete the uninstall.
Almost all Windows programs will create associated files in the Windows Registry during the first setup and later use. Yet, those associated items will not automatically disappear along with the uninstallation of the programs. To avoid a bloat Registry and keep your PC clean, you can manually delete the program remnants in the Registry.
Note: inexperienced users are not encouraged to modify Registry. We highly suggest you to back up the whole registry before making changes on it. How to do:
After that, follow the procedure strictly to detect and delete the junk files and folders pertaining to Lenovo Phone Companion (or other Lenovo bloatware) in Registry:
The removal can be regareded as accomplished after you uninstall Lenovo Phone Companion via Control Panel and remove associated entries in the crucial Registry.