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Should I remove Microsoft Network Monitor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,616
United States Rank #4,313
Reach 0.1526%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.30 days
274.25 days >
Average installed length: 144.10 days


3.4.2350.0 99.97%
03.04.2345.0001 0.03%

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Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4

What is Microsoft Network Monitor?  (from Microsoft)

Network Monitor 3.4 is a protocol analyzer. It allows you to capture network traffic and view and analyze it. Microsoft is working on its successor, Microsoft Message Analyzer, and is making beta copies of that available from our Connect site. If you join that beta program you can try out Message Analyzer and provide f...  Read more


Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4 is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 3.4.2350.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 530 KB (542,720 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 39% of users of Microsoft Network Monitor come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=4865
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft network monitor 3\help
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8C5B5A11-CBF8-451B-B201-77FAB0D0B77D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 530 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4

  • netmon.exe - Microsoft Network Monitor 3
  • nmwifi.exe - NmWifi
  • nmbuild.exe - Network Monitor Parser Package Builder
  • nmcap.exe - Microsoft Network Capture

How do I remove Microsoft Network Monitor?

You can uninstall Microsoft Network Monitor 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 Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4, 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 Microsoft Network Monitor.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.87%
Windows 10 30.88%
Windows XP 4.92%
Windows Vista 3.19%
Windows Server 2003 0.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 18.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.12%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.95%
Windows 10 Pro 5.55%
Windows 10 Home 5.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.75%
  Germany 10.15%
  Italy 9.95%
  United Kingdom 4.14%
  Russia 3.56%
  Canada 2.54%
  France 2.01%
  Netherlands 1.87%
  Australia 1.60%
  India 1.58%
  Spain 1.25%
  Sweden 1.17%
  Japan 1.02%
  Belgium 0.99%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.21%
Hewlett-Packard 25.03%
Acer 13.24%
ASUS 9.79%
Samsung 4.59%
Intel 4.11%
Toshiba 3.75%
Lenovo 3.63%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Medion 0.67%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.79%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.50%
Dell XPS 8300 2.32%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.14%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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