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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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12.11.15135 1.92%
12.1.15041 3.85%
11.70.14240 1.92%
11.60.14145 1.92%
11.12.13081 3.85%
11.11.12325 17.31%
11.10.12300 1.92%
11.2.12249 1.92%
11.1.12083 1.92%
11.0.12027 1.92%
10.51.11287 1.92%
10.50.11248 5.77%
10.1.11154 3.85%
9.52.10305 17.31%
9.51.10215 9.62%
9.50.9484 13.46%
9.50.9428 5.77%
9.50.9348 1.92%
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Netop Remote Control Guest


Netop Remote Control Guest is a program developed by Netop Business Solutions A/S. The most used version is 11.11.12325, 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 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 ngstw32.exe. The software installer includes 54 files and is usually about 31.9 MB (33,452,097 bytes). nupdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 28% of users of Netop Remote Control Guest come from the United States, it is also popular in DK and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.trackit.com
Help link: www.netop.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Netop\Netop Remote Control\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{00000038-F690-11E0-905A-0417A1A01290}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 31.9 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Netop Remote Control Guest

Program executable:ngstw32.exe
Name:Netop Remote Control
NetOp 32 Guest Application.
Path:C:\Program Files\Netop\Netop Remote Control\Guest\ngstw32.exe
Additional files:
  • iamt-console-x86.dll - Netop Business Solutions A/S (Netop vPro Console)
  • RMConsole.Snapins.dll - NetOp Remote Management (NetOp RMU Console Snapins)
  • RMConsoleXP.dll - NetOp RMU Console
  • Disaero.exe - Netop Remote Control (Disabling of Composition (Aero) on Vista)
  • dtlnt.dll - NetOp Communication Layer for NT
  • DwImageLib.Dll - Netop Remote Control DWImageLib
  • DwInputHook.DLL - Netop Remote Control DWINPUTHOOK
  • dwregion.dll - Netop Remote Control dwregion
  • dwutil.dll - Netop Remote Control DWUTIL
  • dwwinfct.dll - NetOp Windows Utility Library, 2012
  • iamt-console.dll
  • lnggst32.dll - NetOp Guest Language module - Copyright © 1995, 2000. All Rights Reserved.
  • lnghst32.dll - NetOp Host Language module - Copyright © 1995, 2000. All Rights Reserved.
  • nddhgstn.dll - Netop Remote Control nddhgstn
  • nfmnt.dll - Netop Utility Module (NetOp File Manager for NT)
  • nhostntd.dll - Netop Remote Control Win32 System Interface Library
  • NHOSTNTR.DLL - Netop Remote Control support library for NT based systems
  • NHOSTSVC.EXE - Netop Remote Control Helper Service for Windows NT
  • NHSTW32.EXE - NetOp 32 Host Application.
  • nldrw32.exe - NetOp Remote Control loader utility
  • nowutil.exe
  • npidl.dll - NetOp PIDL DLL - Copyright © Danware Data A/S. All Rights Reserved.
  • nrp.dll - NetOp Remote Print Kernel
  • nShell.exe - Netop Remote Control nShell
  • nupdate.dll - NetOp Web Update
  • nupdate.exe - Netop Remote Control NUPDATE
  • nutil32b.exe - NetOp 32 Bit utility
  • serviceclient.dll - Http client for Connection Manager
  • showgst.exe - NetOp for Windows unhide Guest utility
  • showhost.exe - NetOp for Windows unhide host utility
  • skconsole.dll - Skin Console module
  • uninstll.dll - Netop Remote Control UNINSTLL
  • vitawrap.exe - Netop Remote Control Marker Mode utility
  • WebHost.dll - Netop Remote Control WebHost
  • winmask.dll - Netop Remote Control Winmask
  • x11hookplayer.dll - Netop Remote Control x11hookplayer
  • dwrt32.dll - Netop (Danware Runtime Library (32 bit version))
  • dwutilfw.dll - Netop dwutilfw

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • NHOSTSVC.EXE runs as a service named 'NetOp Helper ver. 9.52 (2010305)' (NetOp Host for NT Service) "The Netop Helper Service provides essential functions needed by some Netop programs. Click Stop to stop most Netop programs for all users. Click Restart to reload any Netop programs configured to load with Windows. The Netop Helper Service must run as an interactive service under the LocalSystem account. The Netop programs themselves do not run as LocalSystem.".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ngstw32.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Netop\Netop Remote Control\Guest\ngstw32.exe'.

How do I remove Netop Remote Control Guest?

You can uninstall Netop Remote Control Guest 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 Netop Remote Control Guest, 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 Netop Remote Control Guest.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.69%
Windows 10 32.69%
Windows XP 9.62%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 32.69%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.62%
Windows 7 Enterprise 9.62%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.69%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.07%
  DK 8.77%
  Germany 8.77%
  France 5.26%
  Finland 3.51%
  United Kingdom 3.51%
  Greece 3.51%
  Italy 3.51%
  KH 3.51%
  Netherlands 3.51%
  Norway 3.51%
  Canada 3.51%
  Spain 3.51%
  Indonesia 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.95%
Lenovo 21.05%
Hewlett-Packard 18.42%
Acer 10.53%
ASUS 7.89%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Sahara 2.63%
Toshiba 2.63%
Common models
HP Z230 Tower Workstation 5.00%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 5.00%
Dell Latitude E7240 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660D 2.50%
LENOVO 20BX004CAD 2.50%


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