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Should I remove ReadyNAS Remote?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,795
United States Rank #17,713
Reach 0.0155%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.04 days
207.78 days >
Average installed length: 109.17 days


VersionDistribution 0.46% 4.15% 7.37% 21.66% 10.60% 15.21% 1.38% 8.29% 3.23% 21.66% 1.84% 1.84% 0.46% 0.92%
1.2.0 0.46%
1.1.9 0.46%

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ReadyNAS Remote

What is ReadyNAS Remote?  (from NETGEAR)

There are three things that set ReadyNAS Remote apart from any other form of remote access — first, it’s simple to setup — there are no complicated router setups to deal with; second, with ReadyNAS Remote, you simply drag & drop files with File Explorer or Finder over CIFS/SMB — there’s no need to learn or start a dif...  Read more


ReadyNAS Remote is a program developed by NETGEAR. 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. 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 software installer includes 63 files and is usually about 10.97 MB (11,504,502 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 37% of users of ReadyNAS Remote come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netgear.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\netgear readynas\remote
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NETGEAR ReadyNAS\Remote\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 10.97 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ReadyNAS Remote

  • uninstall.exe - ReadyNAS Remote (ReadyNAS Remote Installer)
  • DataModelBase.dll - ReadyNas Remote (Data Model)
  • lnadptrcnfg.dll - ReadyNas Remote Configuration Utility
  • lnadptrcnfgx64.dll
  • lncomservice.dll
  • lncontrols.dll
  • lnfwcfg.dll
  • lninitadapter.dll - P2P Adapter Initialization Stuff
  • lnmodel.dll
  • lnp2p.dll - P2P Core Engine
  • lnp2padapter.dll - P2P Adapter
  • lnp2pclient.dll - P2P .Net Client Gate
  • lnp2penc.dll - P2P Encoder
  • lnp2pfilter.dll - Firewall Filter Manager( Neutral )
  • lnp2pnative.dll - P2P Native
  • lnp2pnetwork.dll - P2P .Net Wrapper
  • lnp2pnotification.dll - P2P .Net Events Provider
  • lnp2putils.dll - P2P Utils
  • lnpluginmngr.dll
  • lnprotocolhandler.dll
  • lnregasm.exe
  • lnresources.dll
  • lnresources.resources.dll
  • lnscrunner.exe
  • lnshplbr.dll
  • lnshrcontainer.dll
  • lnshrmngr.dll
  • lnSidLibrary.dll
  • lnThreadPool.dll
  • lnutils.dll
  • PacketRoutingPlugin.dll - P2P packet router
  • ReadyNASRemote.exe
  • setp2padapterip.dll - Installation Tool
  • ReadyDrop.exe - ReadyDROP
  • ReadyDropShellExt.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ReadyNASRemote.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task with the class {915ED9CB-7196-4396-8194-34519CCCA219}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • ReadyNASRemote.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ReadyNAS Remote' and executes as C:\Program Files\NETGEAR ReadyNAS\Remote\bin\ReadyNASRemote.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ReadyNASRemote.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR ReadyNAS\Remote\bin\ReadyNASRemote.exe'.

How do I remove ReadyNAS Remote?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 8 21.20%
Windows XP 5.99%
Windows Vista 1.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.91%
Windows 7 Professional 22.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.42%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.14%
Windows 8.1 4.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.59%
  United Kingdom 11.38%
  France 8.94%
  Sweden 8.54%
  Australia 7.32%
  DK 4.47%
  Norway 4.07%
  Netherlands 3.66%
  Germany 2.85%
  Belgium 1.63%
  Spain 1.63%
  Italy 1.63%
  Austria 0.81%
  Poland 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.01%
Hewlett-Packard 17.52%
Acer 12.41%
ASUS 7.30%
Lenovo 5.84%
Intel 5.11%
Samsung 5.11%
Toshiba 2.92%
Alienware 1.46%
MSI 0.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.81%
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 2.86%
ASUS All Series 1.90%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.90%
Acer Aspire S3-391 1.90%
Dell Latitude E4300 1.90%


Netgear is amanufacturer of computer networking equipment and other computer hardware and sells products through multiple sales channels worldwide, including online retailers, wholesale distributors, direct market resellers, value-added resellers and broadband service providers.
Publisher URL: www.netgear.com


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