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Should I remove AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0004%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 163.71 days
320.94 days >
Average installed length: 168.63 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.4.0 12.50%
1.0.2.0 12.50%
1.0.1.0 75.00%

AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers

What is AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers?

This is the software driver package for the ASIX chip.

About  (from ASIX Electronics)

AX88179 is the USB 3.0 to Gigabit Ethernet controller which integrates USB 3.0 PHY and 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet MAC/PHY in a single chip.

Overview

AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers is a program developed by ASIX Electronics. The most used version is 1.0.1.0, 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 installer includes 3 files and is usually about 5.26 MB (5,513,912 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 64% of users of AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and CY.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asix.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASIX Electronics Corporation\AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{CAD891A3-A1D1-43A9-A5FA-54AF8CFEF3AC}\xp_setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers

  • devcon.exe (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Windows Setup API)
  • DPInst.exe (by Microsoft) - Driver Package Installer (DPInst) (Driver Package Installer)
  • WdfCoInstaller01009.dll (by Microsoft) - WDF Coinstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • DPInst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{68877F44-465C-4915-80C1-C93C2E883079}' (runs on registration).
  • devcon.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D9676235-F5A4-4156-9B56-593268781226}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers?

Quickly and completely remove AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers 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 AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers, 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 AX88179_AX88178A Windows XP_Vista Drivers.

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 75%
Win 10 13%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
AVERAGE INSTALL LIFESPAN
168.63
Days

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 75.00%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows 10 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 75.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.50%
Windows 10 Home 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.29%
  Germany 21.43%
  CY 7.14%
  Russia 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 60.00%
Samsung 20.00%
American Megatrends 20.00%
Common models
Samsung R510/P510 20.00%
ECS GeForce7050M-M 20.00%
Dell MM061 20.00%
Dell Dell DV051 20.00%
Dell Computer OptiPlex SX... 20.00%


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