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Should I remove Intel Wireless Display?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,174
United States Rank #682
Reach 0.5904%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.79 days
288.72 days >
Average installed length: 151.70 days


VersionDistribution 2.79% 17.11% 6.10% 39.16% 0.87% 2.66% 0.01% 5.72% 11.29% 0.04% 10.63% 1.15% 0.06% 2.39%

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Intel Wireless Display

What is Intel Wireless Display?  (from Intel)

Connect your laptop to your TV wirelessly and enjoy all of your personal and online content on a big screen. With a notebook or an Intel-inspired Ultrabookâ„¢ featuring Intel® Wireless Display, you can sit back and experience your favorite movies, videos, photos, online shows, applications and more in full HD on your TV ...  Read more


Intel Wireless Display is a software program developed by Intel. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named WiDiApp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 50.63 MB (53,085,757 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 74% of users of Intel Wireless Display come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/intel-wireless-display.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel Corporation\Intel Wireless Display\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{5B46CEC7-DAD0-46A2-BCD6-B46A3CFD9B61}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 50.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Wireless Display

Program executable:WiDiApp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Intel Corporation\Intel Wireless Display\WiDiApp.exe
Additional files:
  • WiDiAgentLib.DLL - WiDiAgentLib
  • WiDiApp.exe - WiDiApp
  • WiDiApp.resources.dll
  • wdkmd_helper.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WiDiApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FEA78785-B1AD-4409-BAF9-532FE9A3ADB8}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • WiDiApp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'WiDiApp' and executes as C:\Program Files\Intel Corporation\Intel Wireless Display\WiDiApp.exe.

How do I remove Intel Wireless Display?

You can uninstall Intel Wireless Display 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) Wireless Display, 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 Wireless Display.

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.65%
Windows 10 9.20%
Windows XP 0.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 79.38%
Windows 7 Professional 8.19%
Windows 10 Home 6.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.13%
Windows 10 Pro 1.04%
Windows 7 Home Basic 0.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.60%
  Canada 3.44%
  United Kingdom 2.48%
  Germany 2.24%
  Australia 1.55%
  Brazil 1.25%
  India 1.11%
  France 1.07%
  Mexico 0.90%
  Japan 0.82%
  Iran 0.71%
  Netherlands 0.62%
  Israel 0.44%
  Belgium 0.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.11%
Dell 21.31%
Sony 14.59%
Lenovo 9.31%
Toshiba 7.69%
ASUS 7.13%
Samsung 5.74%
Alienware 1.25%
Medion 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 14.06%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 11.44%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 6.55%
Dell Inspiron N5110 6.05%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 4.00%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.81%

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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