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Atheros BT update 32


Atheros BT update 32 is a program developed by Atheros Communications. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 38 files and is usually about 33.17 MB (34,783,014 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). While about 38% of users of Atheros BT update 32 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Philippines.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.atheros.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Bluetooth Suite\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Bluetooth Suite\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 33.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Atheros BT update 32

  • AdminService.exe - Bluetooth Software (AdminService Application)
  • AdminTools.exe - AdminTools Application
  • AthBtTray.exe - Bluetooth Tray
  • AthCopyHook.dll - AthCopyHook Dynamic Link Library
  • atheros Outlook Addin.dll - Outlook Addin Module
  • AudioConfig.exe - Bluetooth Audio Config
  • AVRemoteControl.exe - Bluetooth AVRCP Panel
  • BPP.dll - BPP Dynamic Link Library
  • btbip.dll - BasicImage Dynamic Link Library
  • BtCommonRes.dll - BtCommon Dynamic Link Library
  • BtContextMenu.dll - Bluetooth Context Menu
  • BtFileStore.dll - Bluetooth File Store API.
  • BtObexFt.dll - Bluetooth OBEX API for File Xfer Profile.
  • BTOBEXOP.dll - Bluetooth OBEX Object Push Profile.
  • BtvAppExt.dll - Bluetooth Application Extension
  • BtvStack.exe - Bluetooth Stack Server
  • FileTransfer.dll - FileTransfer Dynamic Link Library
  • FolderViewImpl.dll - ShellFolder Dynamic Link Library
  • fsquirt.exe - Bluetooth Opp Client
  • goep.dll - goep Dynamic Link Library
  • goep_bpp.dll - goep_bpp Dynamic Link Library
  • goep_single.dll - goep_single Dynamic Link Library
  • Handsfree.dll - Handsfree Dynamic Link Library
  • Imaging.dll - Imaging Dynamic Link Library
  • L2capLib.dll - L2capLib Dynamic Link Library
  • mpst.dll - mpst
  • MSMPlugin.dll - msmplugin
  • ObjPush.dll - ObjPush Dynamic Link Library
  • OutLookLib.dll - Outlook Dynamic Link Library
  • RadioSupport.dll - RadioSupport Dynamic Link Library
  • RfcommLib.dll - RfcommLib Dynamic Link Library
  • ShellContextExt.dll - ShellContextExt Module
  • SkypeAgent.dll - Handsfree Gateway VoIP Agent for Skype
  • Sync.dll - Sync Dynamic Link Library
  • UIlib.dll - UIlib Dynamic Link Library
  • Win7UI.exe - Bluetooth Main Application
  • nktwab.dll - nktwab Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • BtvAppExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Atheros' with a class of {B8952421-0E55-400B-94A6-FA858FC0A39F}.
  • AdminService.exe runs as a service named 'AtherosSvc' (AtherosSvc) "Atheros BT Stack Service Agent".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • AthBtTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AthBtTray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Bluetooth Suite\AthBtTray.exe".
  • BtvStack.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AtherosBtStack' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Bluetooth Suite\BtvStack.exe".

How do I remove Atheros BT update 32?

Quickly and completely remove Atheros BT update 32 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Atheros BT update 32 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 BT update 32, 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 BT update 32.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

38.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.46%
  Germany 30.77%
  Philippines 15.38%
  France 7.69%
  Canada 7.69%

About Atheros Communications

Qualcomm Atheros is a developer of semiconductors for network communications, focusing primarily on wireless. The Atheros chipsets for the IEEE 802.
Publisher URL: www.qca.qualcomm.com


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