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Should I remove EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility?

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7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #12,975
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.00.0175 22.94%
1.00.0158 4.59%
1.00.0147 66.97%
1.00.0146 5.50%

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EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility

Overview

EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility is a software program developed by EnGenius Technologies. The most common release is 1.00.0147, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the 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 setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 6.14 MB (6,441,213 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 60% of users of EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in IQ and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.engeniustech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files1\EnGenius\11NUSB~1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9C049499-055C-4a0c-A916-1D8CA1FF45EB}\Install.exe -uninst -l0x9
Estimated size: 6.14 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility

  • RtlIhvOid.dll (by Realtek) - IHV OID (IHV OID (for Win7))
  • IpLib.dll (by Realtek) - IpLib
  • RtlLib.dll (by Realtek Semiconductor) - RtlLib Dynamic Link Library (RtlLib DLL(IHV))
  • RtWLan.exe - RtWLan Application (RtWLan ( For Vista / Win7) Application)
  • Run1x.exe
  • DESKTOP.exe - DESKTOP Application (DESKTOP MFC Application)
  • difxapi.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)
  • EnumDevLib.dll - EnumDevLib Dynamic Link Library (EnumDevLib DLL)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ReStart.exe - ReStart Application (ReStart MFC Application)
  • RTLDHCP.exe
  • RtlICS.dll - RtlICS Dynamic Link Library (RtlICS DLL)
  • RtlService.exe - RtlService Application (RtlService MFC Application)
  • RTxAdmin.exe - RTxAdmin Application (RTxAdmin MFC Application)
  • UserCom.exe (by RealTek) - User Command Application (User Command MFC Application)
  • WPSProt.exe (by Realtek By Karl) - WPS Firewall Prot
  • x64drv.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ReStart.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F051554C-9DAE-4509-A852-18CF9008159A}' (runs on registration).
  • RTxAdmin.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5FC0F695-6946-4AA5-B9B7-D3D924A8F64B}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • RtlService.exe runs as a service named 'Realtek92U' (Realtek92U).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • RTLDHCP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Edimax\11n USB Wireless LAN Utility\RTLDHCP.exe'.
  • RtWLan.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\EnGenius\11n USB Wireless LAN Utility\RtWLan.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

RtlService.exe
Memory:1.07 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000598285%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002533%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003449%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:144,651
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:4 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility?

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  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 EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and 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 EnGenius 11n USB Wireless LAN Driver and Utility.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.23%
Windows XP 13.76%
Windows 8 7.34%
Windows Vista 3.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.44%
Windows 7 Professional 15.60%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 2.75%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.86%
  IQ 17.69%
  Netherlands 6.12%
  Canada 4.08%
  Thailand 2.72%
  Belgium 2.04%
  United Arab Emirates 1.36%
  Singapore 1.36%
  Chile 0.68%
  Dominican Republic 0.68%
  France 0.68%
  New Zealand 0.68%
  Philippines 0.68%
  Venezuela 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 39.44%
Acer 21.13%
Hewlett-Packard 18.31%
ASUS 9.86%
GIGABYTE 5.63%
Intel 4.23%
American Megatrends 1.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.33%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 3.33%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.33%
Dell Inspiron 3520 2.22%
P4M80P AWRDACPI 2.22%

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