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Should I remove ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,559
United States Rank #3,833
Reach 0.1338%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.62 days
785.39 days >
Average installed length: 412.66 days


1.00.0041.0 0.16%
1.00.0039.0 4.05%
1.00.0035.0 3.68%
1.00.0034.0 1.65%
1.00.0033.0 4.90%
1.00.0032.0 0.96%
1.00.0031.2 4.64%
1.00.0031.1 20.62%
1.00.0030.0 0.69%
1.00.0029.9 0.80%
1.00.0029.8 26.37%
1.00.0029.6 0.11%
1.00.0029.5 12.95%
1.00.0029.4 1.65%
1.00.0029.3 0.75%
1.00.0029.2 2.72%
1.00.0029.1 1.81%
1.00.0028.1 0.59%
1.00.0026.0 1.76%
1.00.0024.0 2.29%
1.00.0023.0 1.86%
1.00.0021.0 0.32%
1.00.0017.1 0.11%
1.00.0017 1.86%
1.00.0016 2.08%
1.00.0011 0.53%
1.00.0004 0.11%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Realtek Semiconductor

ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software

What is ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software?

ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software is the driver package for wireless network card. The driver package is required in order for the device to function properly and is the software that allows your PC to communicate with this hardware. In addition the software includes management and diagnostic utilities.


The most common release is 1.00.0029.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named AegisI5.exe. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 5.47 MB (5,739,725 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.realtek.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{556B23E2-30FF-4133-98F4-01494446DF2B}\Install.exe -uninst -l0x7
Estimated size: 5.47 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software

Program executable:AegisI5.exe
Name:AegisInstall Application
AegisInstall MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software\AegisI5.exe
Additional files:
  • Rtlihvs.dll - Windows IHV Service for a Realtek Wireless Device (Realtek IHV Service)
  • RtlLib.dll - RtlLib Dynamic Link Library (RtlLib(Aegisp4.1) DLL -- AC)
  • RtlICS.dll - RtlICS Dynamic Link Library (RtlICS DLL)
  • AegisI5.exe - AegisInstall Application (AegisInstall MFC Application)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • IpLib.dll - IpLib
  • acAuth.dll - AEGIS Authentication Library
  • acCTA.dll - AEGIS CTA NetTrans

How do I remove ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software?

Quickly and completely remove ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter 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 ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter 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 ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter 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 ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software.

Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.69%
Windows 8 15.23%
Windows XP 1.65%
Windows Vista 0.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 42.93%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.85%
Windows 8.1 3.79%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.04%
Windows 10 Pro 2.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.98%
  Germany 4.64%
  Canada 4.22%
  France 3.32%
  Japan 2.73%
  India 2.43%
  United Kingdom 2.21%
  Australia 1.87%
  China 1.53%
  Israel 1.45%
  Brazil 1.45%
  Italy 1.11%
  DK 1.06%
  Norway 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 97.49%
Dell 2.51%
Common models
LENOVO 20208 5.43%
LENOVO 2516CTO 3.39%
LENOVO 3254CTO 3.28%
LENOVO 2359CTO 3.28%
LENOVO 1141CTO 3.28%
LENOVO 325978U 3.05%

About Realtek Semiconductor

Realtek manufactures a wide variety of products that can be broadly categorized into two subdivisions: Communications Network ICs, and Computer Peripheral and Multimedia ICs.
Publisher URL: www.realtek.com


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