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Should I remove Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #44,232
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.01.2010 50.00%
1.00.1000 37.50%
1.00.0042 12.50%

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Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software

Overview

Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software is a software program developed by Intel. The most common release is 1.01.2010, 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. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 3.96 MB (4,151,296 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows Vista (SP1). While about 91% of users of Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software come from the United States, it is also popular in CM and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com
Help link: support.intel.com/support/index.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\intel\wimax\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7913C2B6-272E-40E4-B0D1-453864E1E266}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.96 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software

  • appsrv.exe - Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Service (WiMAX SDK service for Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software)
  • dmagent.exe (by Red Bend) - Wireless WiMAX Red Bend Device Management Service (Red Bend Device Management Service for Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software)
  • wimaxmo.dll (by Red Bend)
  • bpclscoinst.dll - Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series (Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series Class Co-Installer)
  • bpenum.sys - Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series Enumerator
  • bpmp.sys - Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series Driver
  • bpprot.sys - Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series Protocol driver
  • bpusb.sys - Intel® WiMax Link 5050 Series Function Driver
  • wdfcoinstaller01005.dll (by Microsoft) - WDF Coinstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • dmagent.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Red Bend Device Management Service' (DMAgent) "Red Bend Device Management Service for Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software.".
  • appsrv.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Service' (WiMAXAppSrv) "WiMAX SDK Service for Intel (R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software".

How do I remove Intel PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software?

Quickly and completely remove Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless WiMAX Software 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/Wireless WiMAX Software 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/Wireless WiMAX Software, 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/Wireless WiMAX Software.

OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 75%
Win 7 13%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 87.50%
Windows 7 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 62.50%
Windows Vista Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.91%
  CM 4.55%
  Poland 4.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 50.00%
Dell 25.00%
Lenovo 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Common models
Lenovo INVALID 25.00%
Dell Studio 1737 12.50%
Acer Aspire 6930 12.50%
FUJITSU SIEMENS LIFEBOOK ... 12.50%
ASUSTeK U80A 12.50%
Dell Studio XPS 1640 12.50%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com

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