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Should I remove NetWaiting?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,075
United States Rank #660
Reach 0.6418%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.77 days
583.15 days >
Average installed length: 306.40 days


2.07.100 0.11%
2.07.000 0.02%
2.5.59 21.20%
2.5.55 0.18%
2.5.54 4.31%
2.5.53 9.91%
2.5.52 22.25%
2.5.50 0.54%
2.5.48 3.06%
2.5.47 0.31%
2.5.46 9.43%
2.5.45 0.43%
2.5.44 18.06%
2.5.43 1.03%
2.5.41 4.78%
2.5.38 0.33%
2.5.37 0.39%
2.5.33 0.10%
2.5.31 0.24%
2.5.28 0.41%
2.5.25 0.28%
2.5.23 0.62%
2.5.18 0.01%
2.5.16 0.23%
2.5.15 0.08%
2.5.12 1.10%
2.5.11 0.03%
2.5.8 0.12%
2.5.6 0.02%
2.5.5 0.33%
2.5.4 0.10%

Typically installed together


What is NetWaiting?

NetWaiting is installed on various OEM laptops including Dell and provides a faciliaty to allow a user to suspend their internet connection on the modem line while the user uses the line for a voice communication. At the end of the voice call, the net connections can be restored.


The most used version is 2.5.52, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is netwaiting.exe. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 5.45 MB (5,711,945 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bvrp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NetWaiting
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3F92ABBB-6BBF-11D5-B229-002078017FBF}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x001e -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.45 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by NetWaiting

Program executable:netwaiting.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\netwaiting\netwaiting.exe
Additional files:
  • BVRPDiag.dll - BVRP Software BVRPDiag (BVRP Diagnostics)
  • Aboutn.dll - PhoneTools Server (About Box)
  • mohrc.dll - MOH Resource (Modem On Hold Resource)
  • BVRPCTLN.DLL - PhoneTools (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • ModemMOH.dll - NetWaiting (NetWaiting for V92)
  • CxMohReg.dll (by Conexant Systems)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NetWaiting.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AC4B9475-D1D4-4838-A186-CBB9978706BE}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • NetWaiting.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ModemOnHold' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Netwaiting\netWaiting.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • NetWaiting.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NetWaiting\NetWaiting.exe'.

How do I remove NetWaiting?

You can uninstall NetWaiting 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 NetWaiting, 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 NetWaiting.

Win Vista (SP2) 53%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 60.93%
Windows 7 29.68%
Windows XP 6.08%
Windows 10 3.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 46.49%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.99%
Windows Vista Home Basic 12.54%
Windows 7 Professional 7.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.35%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.20%
  United Kingdom 4.63%
  Canada 2.84%
  France 2.13%
  Germany 1.85%
  India 1.40%
  Australia 1.20%
  Brazil 1.17%
  Italy 0.94%
  Netherlands 0.70%
  Spain 0.62%
  Iran 0.61%
  Mexico 0.56%
  Belgium 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 57.82%
Hewlett-Packard 32.94%
Toshiba 7.29%
Sahara 0.59%
Acer 0.59%
ASUS 0.36%
American Megatrends 0.09%
Intel 0.07%
Lenovo 0.05%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 8.94%
Dell Inspiron 1525 7.87%
HP G60 Notebook PC 7.82%
Dell Inspiron 530 5.42%
Dell Inspiron 530s 3.15%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.69%

About (from BVRP Software, Inc)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.bvrp.com


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