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Should I remove Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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Global Rank #39,951
United States Rank #41,130
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VersionDistribution 18.37% 6.12% 2.04% 10.20% 6.12% 12.24% 20.41% 14.29%
12.56.01 2.04%
12.54.04 2.04%
12.26.02 4.08%
12.26.01 2.04%

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Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer

What is Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer?

This is the software driver package for the installed Broadcom NetXtreme II device. The driver package is required in order for the Broadcom NetXtreme II device to function properly and is the software that allows your computer to communicate with this hardware device. The Broadcom NetXtreme II is a dual and quad port gigabit ethernet (dual port with iSCSI offloading features).


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 2.63 MB (2,755,168 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.broadcom.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Broadcom\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0D4205E1-254E-40F0-9D91-71FA3370A5C8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer

  • bnxfcd.sys - Broadcom NetXtreme (Broadcom NetXtreme FCoE Crash Dump (x86))

How do I remove Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer?

You can uninstall Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer 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 Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer, 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 Broadcom NetXtreme II Driver Installer.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.98%
Windows 10 26.53%
Windows XP 18.37%
Windows Vista 6.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 20.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.37%
Windows 8 Pro 8.16%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.74%
  Germany 11.11%
  Brazil 5.56%
  India 3.70%
  Italy 3.70%
  France 3.70%
  MA 3.70%
  Netherlands 3.70%
  Turkey 3.70%
  Canada 1.85%
  Spain 1.85%
  Malaysia 1.85%
  Thailand 1.85%
  UA 1.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.09%
Acer 22.73%
Hewlett-Packard 13.64%
Lenovo 9.09%
Toshiba 4.55%
Compaq 4.55%
ASUS 2.27%
Apple 2.27%
Samsung 2.27%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex GX620 ... 4.35%
Acer TravelMate 5740 2.17%
Acer Aspire 8530 2.17%
LENOVO 1111111 2.17%
HP-Pavilion GN559AA-ABA a... 2.17%

About Broadcom

Broadcom Corporation is a fabless semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business.
Publisher URL: www.broadcom.com


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