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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #30,948
Reach 0.0049%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.72 days
14.23 days >
Average installed length: 7.48 days


VersionDistribution 20.29%

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D-Link Connection Manager

What is D-Link Connection Manager?  (from D-Link)

Wireless Connection Manager will add and save settings for the networks you frequent most.


D-Link Connection Manager is a software program developed by D-Link. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 199.94 MB (209,657,036 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 72% of users of D-Link Connection Manager come from India, it is also popular in Iran and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dlink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\D-Link Connection Manager
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A9E5EDA7-2E6C-49E7-924B-A32B89C24A04}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 199.94 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by D-Link Connection Manager

  • mdma.exe (by Graham Inggs) - Graham Inggs - Mobile Data Monitoring Application (Mobile Data Monitoring Application)
  • ACLctrl.exe - Connection Manager driver application (Connection driver application)
  • USBDriverInstaller_x64.exe - D-Link Driver Installer (D-Link Driver Installer
  • USBDriverInstaller_x86.exe
  • psexec.exe (by Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com) - Sysinternals PsExec (Execute processes remotely)
  • WirelessModem.exe - Connection Manager (Connection Manager application)
  • ejectdisk.exe - SwitchToModem (1. 0. 0. 11B)
  • EXETimer.exe
  • ResetCDROM.exe - 1. 0. 0. 12
  • UNZDLL.DLL - Delphi Zip (Win32 DLL, UNZIP)
  • Uninstall.exe (by Uninstall) - Uninstall
  • Setup.exe (by Install) - Install
  • UIMain.exe - D-Link
  • UISkin.dll - UISkin
  • AssistantServices.exe
  • BIXml.dll
  • ChangeLanguage.exe
  • CleanDevice.exe
  • DLL_Netcard_R.dll
  • KillProcess.exe
  • Launch.exe
  • ObtainNetData.dll
  • pthreadVC2.dll (by Open Source Software community project) - POSIX Threads for Windows32 Library
  • RmDevNode64.exe
  • SetupDel.exe
  • SetupDev.exe
  • TTService.exe
  • TTSvc.exe
  • UICommonDlg.dll
  • UIExec.exe
  • UninstallDrv.exe
  • UninstallDrv64.exe
  • UpdateAgent.dll
  • UpdateVersion.exe
  • WaitingForm.dll
  • WIN8CleanDevice.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • AssistantServices.exe runs as a service named 'UI Assistant Service' (UI Assistant Service).
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • TTService.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'D-LINK(QC)' which loads as "C:\Program Files\D-Link Connection Manager\TTService.exe".
  • UIExec.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'UIExec' which loads as "C:\Program Files\D-Link Connection Manager\UIExec.exe".

How do I remove D-Link Connection Manager?

Quickly and completely remove D-Link Connection Manager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall D-Link Connection 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program D-Link Connection Manager, 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 D-Link Connection Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win XP 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.97%
Windows 8 36.23%
Windows XP 5.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.13%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.70%
Windows 7 Professional 5.80%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.80%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.46% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 72.46%
  Iran 10.14%
  United States 7.25%
  Singapore 2.90%
  Thailand 2.90%
  Malaysia 2.90%
  United Kingdom 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
Dell 19.64%
ASUS 14.29%
Lenovo 5.36%
Intel 3.57%
Samsung 3.57%
American Megatrends 1.79%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 7.27%
Dell Inspiron 3542 5.45%
ECS G41T-M7 5.45%
Acer Gateway NE46Rs 3.64%
Acer E1-510 3.64%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.64%

About D-Link

D-Link is a network adapter vendor and a designer, developer, and manufacturer of networking solutions.
Publisher URL: www.dlink.com


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