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Should I remove BUFFALO Client Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,031
United States Rank #21,997
Reach 0.0083%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 236.66 days
971.78 days >
Average installed length: 510.59 days


1.4.6 44.79%

Typically installed together

BUFFALO Client Manager V

What is BUFFALO Client Manager?  (from Buffalo Technology)

Connect your wireless client to a wireless router, access point, or any other client devices (ad-hoc) with Buffalo Client Manager 3 (CM3). Client Manager 3 (CM3) is Buffalo Technology's wireless configuration software. It is shipped with all Buffalo Technology wireless client adapters for the PC. It offers many advance...  Read more


BUFFALO Client Manager V is a program developed by Buffalo Technology. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 main program executable is cmvmain.exe. The software installer includes 34 files and is usually about 7.46 MB (7,821,523 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 44% of users of BUFFALO Client Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Finland and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.buffalo-technology.com/en/client-manager-3.html
Help link: www.buffalotech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\buffalo\clientmgrv\bin
Uninstaller: C:\windows\UN900119.EXE /U
Estimated size: 7.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by BUFFALO Client Manager V

Program executable:cmvmain.exe
Client Manager V
Path:C:\Program Files\buffalo\clientmgrv\bin\cmvmain.exe
Additional files:
  • airmonjp.dll - ClientManager for Vista (AirStation Monitor Language Resource for JP)
  • airmonus.dll - AirStation Monitor Language Resource for US
  • airmonv.exe - AirStation Monitor
  • wlanlib.dll - AirStation Monitor Wireless LAN Library
  • WPSSDK.dll - BUFFALO INC. WPSPBC (Wi-Fi Protected Setup SDK)
  • BWH32S1041.dll - Client Manager V (BUFFALO Wireless Helper Service Resources)
  • BWH32S.exe - ClientManager V (BUFFALO Wireless Helper Service)
  • BWH32PS.dll - ClientManagerV (BUFFALO Wlan Helper Service Proxy Module)
  • cmvConsole.exe - Client Manager V
  • cmvConsole1033.dll
  • cmvConsole1041.dll
  • cmvMain1033.dll
  • cmvMain1041.dll
  • WlanNet.dll - Wireless Lan Network Setting library
  • WlanProf.dll
  • WlanUtilLib.dll
  • Bufpkt.dll - AirStation (BUFPKT)
  • AOSSWPS.exe - AOSSWPS (BUFFALO WLAN Easy Connection Wizard)
  • AOSSWPSRC.dll - BUFFALO WLAN Easy Connection Wizard - Recource File
  • BUFWPSSP.dll - BUFFALO Wi-Fi Protected Setup - EAP Supplicant

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • cmvMain.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{21226770-C0FB-4CA1-9A81-D472E5647C0E}' (runs on registration).
  • BWH32S.exe runs as a service named 'BWH32S' (BWH32S).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.39 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000480094%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00001413%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003388%
0.015104% average

How do I remove BUFFALO Client Manager?

You can uninstall BUFFALO Client Manager 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BUFFALO Client Manager V, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 BUFFALO Client Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.94%
Windows 10 22.70%
Windows Vista 7.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.09%
Windows 7 Professional 9.20%
Windows 10 Home 5.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.91%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.10%
  Finland 10.26%
  Taiwan 8.21%
  United Kingdom 4.10%
  Canada 3.59%
  Germany 3.59%
  Hong Kong 2.56%
  Saudi Arabia 2.56%
  India 2.05%
  Philippines 2.05%
  Japan 1.54%
  United Arab Emirates 1.03%
  Austria 1.03%
  France 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.44%
Acer 24.44%
ASUS 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 15.56%
Toshiba 5.56%
Lenovo 2.22%
MSI 2.22%
Common models
ASUSTeK CM6630_CM6730_CM6... 1.96%
Gigabyte 965P-DQ6 1.96%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.96%
ASUSTeK K53SV 1.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.96%
Sony VPCEH37FX 1.96%

About Buffalo Technology

Buffalo Inc. is an audio equipment manufacturer and computer peripheral developer.
Publisher URL: www.buffalotech.com


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