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Should I remove Dell Wireless WLAN Card?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,880
United States Rank #2,273
Reach 0.1399%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 35.65 days
1033.31 days >
Average installed length: 542.92 days


VersionDistribution 40.03% 18.71% 7.51% 0.80% 24.87% 0.44% 7.58% 0.07%

Typically installed together

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Dell Wireless WLAN Card

What is Dell Wireless WLAN Card?  (from Dell)

The Dell Wireless WLAN Card Utility enables you to do the following network task; Manage your wireless networks and create network connection profiles (Wireless Networks tab). Connect to available networks (utility icon in notification area). Find out which broadcasting networks are in range and search for nonbroadcast...  Read more


Dell Wireless WLAN Card is a software program developed by Dell. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named bcmwlu00.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 8.92 MB (9,355,508 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 78% of users of Dell Wireless WLAN Card come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dell\dell wireless wlan card
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Dell\Dell Wireless WLAN Card\bcmwlu00.exe" verbose /rootkey="Software\Broadcom\802.11\UninstallInfo" /rootdir="C:\Program Files\Dell
Estimated size: 8.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Wireless WLAN Card

Program executable:bcmwlu00.exe
Name:Dell Wireless WLAN Card Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\dell\dell wireless wlan card\bcmwlu00.exe
Additional files:
  • bcmwls32.exe (by Broadcom) - Broadcom 802.11 Network Adapter Installation Utility

How do I remove Dell Wireless WLAN Card?

You can uninstall Dell Wireless WLAN Card 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 Dell Wireless WLAN Card, 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 Dell Wireless WLAN Card.

Win Vista (SP2) 46%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 52.92%
Windows XP 35.75%
Windows 7 10.58%
Windows 10 0.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 37.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 35.75%
Windows Vista Home Basic 12.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.16%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.07%
  United Kingdom 5.18%
  Canada 3.15%
  Germany 1.28%
  India 0.99%
  France 0.87%
  Iran 0.80%
  Ireland 0.73%
  Australia 0.68%
  Brazil 0.51%
  Romania 0.46%
  Mexico 0.44%
  Netherlands 0.41%
  Spain 0.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.03%
Sahara 0.84%
Acer 0.51%
Hewlett-Packard 0.33%
ASUS 0.15%
Lenovo 0.07%
American Megatrends 0.04%
Toshiba 0.04%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1525 26.00%
Dell Inspiron 1501 8.14%
Dell MM061 7.75%
Dell Inspiron 1720 5.27%
Dell Latitude D610 4.18%
Dell Inspiron 1520 3.18%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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