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Should I remove Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter?

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5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution
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Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter

Overview

Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter is a program developed by Sony. The main program executable is dct.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 3.9 MB (4,090,339 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 41% of users of Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sony\install\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{FCCB0B43-7A6D-49A4-A5B3-B10F592F4EB6}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 3.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter

Program executable:dct.exe
Name:Windows Setup API
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter\dct.exe
MD5:8ec5930e7618a78e3359df6a836c0ead
Additional files:
  • athw.sys (by Atheros Communications) - Atheros Wireless Network Adapter (Driver for Atheros Wireless Network Adapter)
  • athwx.sys (by Atheros Communications)

How do I remove Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter?

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Or, you can uninstall Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter 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 Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter, 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 Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter.

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 48%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#48,507

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 52.17%
Windows 7 43.48%
Windows Vista 4.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 52.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.43%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.35%
Windows 7 Professional 4.35%
Windows Vista Business 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.63%
  United Kingdom 9.38%
  Iran 9.38%
  Brazil 6.25%
  India 6.25%
  United Arab Emirates 3.13%
  Germany 3.13%
  Finland 3.13%
  Hungary 3.13%
  Netherlands 3.13%
  Norway 3.13%
  RS 3.13%
  Saudi Arabia 3.13%
  Thailand 3.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 78.26%
Dell 8.70%
Acer 4.35%
Lenovo 4.35%
Hewlett-Packard 4.35%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5750 8.70%
Sony VPCEB3L1E 8.70%
Sony VPCX113KA 4.35%
Sony VPCX11 4.35%
Sony VPCW21M2EI 4.35%
Sony VPCW11S1E 4.35%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com

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