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Should I remove MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #17,193
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 274.02 days


VersionDistribution 74.12% 25.88%

MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers

What is MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers?

This is the software package that includes the required drivers, configuration and management utilities to support the MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband device.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.27 MB (1,335,332 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nvtl.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Novatel Wireless\MiFi4082\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0D7B17EE-527B-4C24-BEA6-805928F6F036}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers

  • SetupHelper32.exe - SetupHelperExe Application
  • SetupHelper64.exe
  • NWHelper.exe - NWHelper Module
  • DIFxAPI.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • NWHelper.exe runs as a service named 'Novatel Wireless Device Helper' (NWHelper).

How do I remove MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers?

You can uninstall MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers 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 MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers, 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 MiFi4082 Mobile Broadband Drivers.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 5%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.18%
Windows 10 20.00%
Windows Vista 12.94%
Windows XP 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.90%
Windows 7 Professional 11.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.52%
Windows 10 Home 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%
Windows 8.1 5.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.89%
  UA 2.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.88%
Dell 20.59%
Acer 14.71%
Lenovo 11.76%
ASUS 7.35%
Toshiba 4.41%
Samsung 1.47%
Intel 1.47%
Alienware 1.47%
American Megatrends 1.47%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.33%
ASUS All Series 4.00%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.67%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 2.67%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.67%

About Novatel Wireless

Novatel Wireless provides wireless broadband access solutions for use in PCs and mobile devices and is known for its MiFi line of compact wireless routers.
Publisher URL: www.nvtl.com


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