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Should I remove ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,238
United States Rank #12,620
Reach 0.0183%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.78 days
111.57 days >
Average installed length: 58.62 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.0.0 32.68%
1.9.0.4 10.51%
1.9.0.2 56.81%

Other programs by ASUS

ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility

Overview

ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 1.9.0.2, 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 main program executable is rescue.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 910.52 KB (932,371 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 55% of users of ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\Wireless Router\Firmware Restoration
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8CA9C449-C551-4DA2-A423-F0F62E6A04CB}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x000e -removeonly
Estimated size: 910.52 KB
Language: Hungarian

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility

Program executable:rescue.exe
Name:Wireless Utilities
ASUS Firmware Restoration Application
Path:C:\Program Files\asus\wireless router\firmware restoration\rescue.exe
MD5:8e98dd39f3a28448f4742a0bf94912d3
Additional files:
  • asusfwctrl.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Rescue.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ASUS\Wireless Router\Firmware Restoration\Rescue.exe'.

How do I remove ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility?

Quickly and completely remove ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility 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 ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility, 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 ASUS Wireless Router Firmware Restoration Utility.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#16,238

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.47%
Windows 8 43.97%
Windows XP 1.17%
Windows Vista 0.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.62%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.68%
Windows 7 Professional 13.23%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.12%
Windows 8.1 9.73%
Windows 10 Pro 5.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.75%
  Canada 5.38%
  Russia 4.11%
  Sweden 3.80%
  Norway 3.16%
  Poland 2.53%
  Germany 1.90%
  Hong Kong 1.58%
  Belgium 1.27%
  France 1.27%
  Australia 1.27%
  Romania 1.27%
  Czech Republic 1.27%
  Malaysia 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.05%
Hewlett-Packard 20.30%
Dell 18.80%
GIGABYTE 10.53%
Acer 10.53%
Toshiba 6.02%
Lenovo 3.76%
Samsung 3.01%
Alienware 3.01%
MSI 1.50%
American Megatrends 0.75%
Sony 0.75%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.07%
MSI MS-7681 2.59%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.59%
Dell XPS 8500 2.59%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 1.72%
ASUSTeK K43SD 1.72%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com

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