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Should I remove Intel PROSet?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,020
United States Rank #9,646
Reach 0.0238%


6.08.2103 7.89%
6.08.2101 0.21%
6.08.2100 11.09%
6.07.2047 0.43%
6.07.2043 0.64%
6.06.2014 0.43%
6.06.2011 4.48%
6.06.2000 3.41%
6.06.1000 1.49%
6.06.0000 0.21%
6.05.2001 53.09%
6.05.0001 0.21%
6.04.0001 16.42%

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Intel PROSet

What is Intel PROSet?

Provides extra services such as adapter diagnostics, boot agent settings, and help topics for configuration. Configure adapter settings using the properties tabs in Windows Device Manager. Installation of IntelĀ® PROSet for Windows Device Manager is optional. Intel PROSet must be installed if you want to use Advanced Networking Services (ANS).


The most used version is 6.05.2001, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 2.2 MB (2,303,488 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com
Help link: support.intel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\intel\ncs\wmiprov\8023\cdm\cimv2
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A790BEB1-BCCF-4EC6-807B-5708B36E8A79}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel PROSet

  • s24trans.sys - Intel(R) Wireless LAN Packet Driver (Intel(R) WLAN Packet Driver)

How do I remove Intel PROSet?

You can uninstall Intel PROSet 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 Intel(R) PROSet, 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 Intel PROSet.

Win XP 91%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 95.51%
Windows 7 3.42%
Windows Vista 0.85%
Windows Server 2003 0.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 95.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.53%
Windows 7 Professional 1.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 0.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.44%
Windows Vista Business 0.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.00%
  United Kingdom 4.51%
  Canada 3.22%
  Germany 2.58%
  Italy 2.09%
  Belgium 1.93%
  France 1.93%
  Iran 1.77%
  Brazil 1.61%
  India 1.29%
  Australia 1.13%
  Greece 0.97%
  Mexico 0.81%
  Sweden 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 45.84%
Intel 15.44%
Gateway 8.31%
Toshiba 4.99%
Sahara 4.75%
American Megatrends 4.04%
Hewlett-Packard 2.38%
Lenovo 0.48%
ASUS 0.24%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 10.88%
Dell Computer Latitude D6... 9.18%
Dell Computer Dimension 8... 6.80%
Dell Computer Inspiron 86... 5.44%
Dell Computer OptiPlex GX... 4.08%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com


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