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Should I remove I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0006%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.02.0000 11.11%
1.01.0000 66.67%
1.00.0000 22.22%

I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer

Overview

I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer is a program developed by I-O DATA DEVICE, INC. The most used version is 1.01.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 5.16 MB (5,408,828 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 64% of users of I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iodata.jp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\I-O DATA\IOWiFi
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3DDE99FF-D99B-4D6A-AD1C-AFC0944E3175}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0011 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.16 MB
Language: Japanese

Program filesFiles installed by I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer

  • IOWDWPS.exe - I-O DATA Wi-FiDirect and WPS Utility
  • IOWiFiSt.exe - I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer
  • IOWiFiAp.exe - IOWiFiAp
  • ICSDHCP.dll (by Ralink Technology) - ICSDHCP Dynamic Link Library (ICSDHCP DLL)
  • RaAPAPI.dll (by Ralink Technology) - RaAPAPI Dynamic Link Library (RaAPAPI DLL)
  • RaWLAPI.dll - RaWLAPI Dynamic Link Library (RaWLAPI DLL)
  • RaRegistry.exe - Ralink RalinkRegistryWriter (RalinkRegistryWriter)
  • RaRegistry64.exe
  • SelectCard.exe - SelectCard Application (Select Wan interface for ICS)
  • RaSwapEx.exe (by Ralink) - Ralink RaSwap (RaSwap)
  • CoInstaller.dll
  • RaInst.exe
  • RaSwap.exe
  • SelectWAN.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • RaRegistry64.exe runs as a service named 'Ralink Registry Writer 64' (RalinkRegistryWriter64).
  • RaRegistry.exe runs as a service named 'Ralink Registry Writer' (RalinkRegistryWriter).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

RaRegistry.exe
Memory:2.24 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0008430112%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00052790%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00031511%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:221,947
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:7
70 average
I/O reads/min:11 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average
RaRegistry64.exe
Memory:1.3 MB
Total CPU:0.0000032738%
Kernel CPU:0.00000164%
User CPU:0.00000164%
CPU cycles/sec:102
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer?

Quickly and completely remove I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer 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 I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer, 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 I-O DATA Wi-Fi Mode Changer.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 11%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.56%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Windows XP 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 22.22%
Windows Vista Business 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 64.29%
  United States 35.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
ASUS 40.00%
Sony 20.00%
Common models
THIRDWAVE CORPORATION Pri... 16.67%
Sony VGN-FZ92S 16.67%
FUJITSU FMVNB4Y3 16.67%
Dell Vostro 220s Series 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 530 16.67%
ASUSTeK UL20FT 16.67%

Publisher URL: www.iodata.com

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