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Should I remove Intel PROSet for Wired Connections?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,575
United States Rank #9,255
Reach 0.0198%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.69 days
698.73 days >
Average installed length: 367.13 days


9.30.0000 13.67%
9.20.0000 39.93%
8.00.5000 46.40%

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Intel PROSet for Wired Connections

What is Intel PROSet for Wired Connections?

Intel PROSet/Wired software operates in conjunction with Intel PRO/Wireless Network Connection hardware modules to connect an Intel Centrino processor technology notebook to a wireless LAN. The software is enterprise grade yet has a simplified and intuitive user interface which enables even novice users to take advantage of its features.


The most common release is 8.00.5000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 1.83 MB (1,914,880 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Help link: support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\intel\prosetwired\ncs\wmiprov\8023\cdm\cimv2
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{83F793B5-8BBF-42FD-A8A6-868CB3E2AAEA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel PROSet for Wired Connections

  • iqvw32.sys (by Intel) - Intel(R) iQVW32.SYS (Intel(R) Network Adapter Diagnostic Driver)

How do I remove Intel PROSet for Wired Connections?

Quickly and completely remove Intel(R) PROSet for Wired Connections from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Intel PROSet for Wired Connections 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 Intel(R) PROSet for Wired Connections, 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 Intel PROSet for Wired Connections.

Win XP 90%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 92.45%
Windows 7 4.32%
Windows 8 1.80%
Windows Vista 1.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 92.02%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.14%
Windows 7 Professional 1.14%
Windows 8.1 0.76%
Windows 10 Home 0.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.06%
  United Kingdom 5.61%
  Canada 3.06%
  Germany 2.30%
  Belgium 1.53%
  Sweden 1.53%
  France 1.28%
  Brazil 0.77%
  Norway 0.77%
  DK 0.77%
  Mexico 0.51%
  TT 0.26%
  Hong Kong 0.26%
  Chile 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.55%
Hewlett-Packard 0.72%
American Megatrends 0.72%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 3... 23.53%
Dell Dell DM051 19.75%
Dell Dell DV051 8.40%
Dell Dell DXP051 8.40%
Dell Dimension 4700 ... 7.56%
Dell Computer Dell DE051 ... 5.88%

About Dell

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Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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