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Should I remove ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #44,134
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Versions

VersionDistribution
4.3.1.4 9.09%
4.3.0.1 90.91%

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ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities

Overview

ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 4.3.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 main program executable is qiswizard.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 11.82 MB (12,389,791 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{02F5E6D2-4228-4D3D-A725-F0DB987901C2}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 11.82 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities

Program executable:qiswizard.exe
Name:ASUS Wireless Router
ASUS Router Wizard Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\asus\rt-n66w wireless router utilities\qiswizard.exe
MD5:363545384b0476df7e82d4875ebf123a
Additional files:
  • Discovery.exe (by ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC) - Wireless AP/Gateway/Router Utilities (ASUS Device Discovery Application)
  • ASUSW32N55.dll (by Printing Communications Assoc., (PCAUSA)) - PCAUSA Rawether for Windows (Rawether NDIS API DLL (x86))
  • PcaSp60.sys (by Printing Communications Assoc., (PCAUSA)) - Rawether NDIS 6 SPR Protocol Driver (AMD64)
  • ProtInstall.exe - Sample NDIS Protocol Driver (Sample NDIS Protocol Driver Installer)
  • W32N55.dll
  • Rescue.exe (by ASUSTek COMPUTER INC) - Wireless Utilities (ASUS Firmware Restoration Application)
  • asusfwctrl.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Discovery.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CE2BEDCD-5972-42D6-ADE3-4013E14A0FB4}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Discovery.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ASUS\Wireless Router\Device Discovery\Discovery.exe'.
  • Rescue.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ASUS\RT-AC68U Wireless Router Utilities\Rescue.exe'.

How do I remove ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities?

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Or, you can uninstall ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities 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 ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities, 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 ASUS RT-N66W Wireless Router Utilities.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 64%
Win 7 (SP1) 36%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
US RANK
#44,134

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 63.64%
Windows 7 36.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 27.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 10 Home 18.18%
Windows 10 Pro 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Samsung 12.50%
MSI 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
Dell 12.50%
Common models
HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC 25.00%
Dell XPS 8300 12.50%
BIOSTAR Group AM1ML 12.50%
Samsung 870Z5E/880Z5E/680... 12.50%
LENOVO 20263 12.50%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 12.50%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com

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