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Should I remove NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,033
United States Rank #18,454
Reach 0.0312%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.73 days
493.51 days >
Average installed length: 259.30 days


VersionDistribution 0.91% 0.91% 13.90% 14.58% 10.25% 0.46% 0.23% 1.82% 3.42% 19.59% 0.46% 25.97% 7.52%

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NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter

What is NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter?

NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter is the software package that includes the required drivers, configuration and management utilities to support this wireless adapter.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 20.29 MB (21,274,068 bytes). The installed file NtgrAdapterUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netgear.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WNA3100M
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D3580358-0F78-402A-BE53-2E9D06383E04}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0010 -removeonly -PanelRemov
Estimated size: 20.29 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter

  • NtgrAdapterUpdate.dll - Netgear Adapter Update Interface (Adapter Update)
  • EnumDevLib.dll - EnumDevLib Dynamic Link Library (EnumDevLib DLL)
  • RtlICS.dll (by Realtek) - RtlICS Dynamic Link Library (RtlICS DLL)
  • RtlLib.dll (by Realtek Semiconductor) - RtlLib Dynamic Link Library (RtlLib DLL(IHV))
  • AegisI5.exe - AegisInstall Application (AegisInstall MFC Application)
  • Uninstall.exe - Uninstall Application (Uninstall)
  • DriverDataTool.exe - DriverDa Application (DriverDataTool Application)
  • DriverDataTool64.exe
  • WPSAgt64.exe - USB Wireless Adapter (WPS Agent for x64)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • IpLib.dll (by Realtek) - IpLib
  • RtlIhvOid.dll - IHV OID (IHV OID DLL (WiFi Direct))
  • acAuth.dll - AEGIS Authentication Library
  • acCTA.dll - AEGIS CTA NetTrans
  • GetSystemInfo.exe
  • KillProc.exe - Kill Running Process
  • scPlus.exe
  • WifiLib.dll - Wireless Library for Windows Vista (UB812En)
  • WifiSvc.exe - Wifi Service
  • WifiSvcLib.dll - Wifi Service Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • WifiSvc.exe runs as a service named 'WSWNDA3100' (WSWNDA3100).
Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • AegisI5.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MeetingHouse' which loads as C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WG111v3\AegisI5.exe -vendor Realtek -silent -install.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.97 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000891166%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00005482%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003429%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:12,135,312
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:22 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:43 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter?

Quickly and completely remove NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 NETGEAR WNA3100M N300 Wireless USB Adapter.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.26%
Windows 8 29.16%
Windows Vista 7.97%
Windows XP 6.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.73%
Windows 7 Professional 13.76%
Windows 8.1 10.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.28% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 30.28%
  United States 18.52%
  United Kingdom 16.99%
  Germany 7.41%
  Austria 3.05%
  Netherlands 3.05%
  Norway 2.83%
  DK 2.61%
  Belgium 1.96%
  Sweden 1.96%
  Ireland 1.74%
  Italy 1.53%
  Finland 1.53%
  India 1.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.79%
Acer 21.28%
Dell 19.68%
ASUS 7.45%
Medion 4.26%
Intel 4.26%
American Megatrends 1.60%
Packard Bell 1.06%
Samsung 1.06%
Toshiba 1.06%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.96%
MEDION MS-7797 3.31%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.65%
MSI MS-7752 2.65%
Dell Inspiron 570 1.99%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 1.99%


Netgear is amanufacturer of computer networking equipment and other computer hardware and sells products through multiple sales channels worldwide, including online retailers, wholesale distributors, direct market resellers, value-added resellers and broadband service providers.
Publisher URL: www.netgear.com


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