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Should I remove NetLimiter 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,450
United States Rank #14,329
Reach 0.0541%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.97 days
618.60 days >
Average installed length: 325.03 days


VersionDistribution 86.17% 12.52% 0.53% 0.40% 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%

Other programs by Locktime Software s.r.o

NetLimiter 3

What is NetLimiter 3?  (from Locktime Software s.r.o)

NetLimiter is an ultimate internet traffic control and monitoring tool designed for Windows. You can use NetLimiter to set download/upload transfer rate limits for applications or even single connection and monitor their internet traffic. Along with this unique feature, Netlimiter offers comprehensive set of internet s...  Read more


NetLimiter 3 is a program developed by Locktime Software s.r.o. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 programs's main executable is NLClientApp.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 26.92 MB of memory. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 9.22 MB (9,671,898 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 17% of users of NetLimiter 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netlimiter.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 3\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{913923AB-3AAB-4870-8910-627C4CD82789}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NetLimiter 3

Program executable:NLClientApp.exe
Name:NetLimiter 3
NetLimiter 3 Client
Path:C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 3\NLClientApp.exe
Additional files:
  • nlbasecli.dll - NetLimiter 3 (NetLimiter 3 BaseCli)
  • nlclientapp.exe - NetLimiter 3 Client
  • nlsvc.exe - NetLimiter 3 Service
  • nlsvcps.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • nlsvc.exe runs as a service named 'NetLimiter 3 Service' (nlsvc).
Startup File (User Run)
  • NLClientApp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NetLimiter' and executes as C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 3\NLClientApp.exe /tray.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:26.92 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000893459%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00003687%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00005248%
0.015104% average
70 average
Memory:7.58 MB
Total CPU:0.0021277404%
Kernel CPU:0.00076542%
User CPU:0.00136232%

How do I remove NetLimiter 3?

Quickly and completely remove NetLimiter 3 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NetLimiter 3 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 NetLimiter 3, 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 NetLimiter 3.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.72%
Windows 8 7.91%
Windows XP 5.40%
Windows Vista 1.84%
Windows Server 2003 0.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.60%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.31%
Windows 7 Professional 15.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.54%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.24%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 1.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 17.21%
  France 7.79%
  Germany 7.79%
  Taiwan 6.03%
  United Kingdom 4.15%
  Iran 3.52%
  Poland 3.02%
  Australia 2.64%
  India 2.64%
  Canada 2.39%
  Italy 2.14%
  Belgium 2.01%
  Turkey 2.01%
  Brazil 1.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.11%
ASUS 19.03%
Acer 16.47%
Hewlett-Packard 16.24%
Lenovo 3.02%
Samsung 2.09%
Intel 1.86%
Toshiba 1.62%
Alienware 1.39%
American Megatrends 1.16%
Apple 0.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.10%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.59%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.56%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.56%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.05%
MSI MS-7680 2.05%


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