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Should I remove Network Virtual Bridge?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #43,239
United States Rank #35,019
Reach 0.0021%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.68 days
226.66 days >
Average installed length: 119.09 days


1.0.0 100.00%

Network Virtual Bridge


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 12 files and is usually about 5.07 MB (5,321,374 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 58% of users of Network Virtual Bridge come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\network virtual bridge
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Network Virtual Bridge\Uninstall.exe" /r Network Virtual Bridge /k C:\Program Files\Network Virtual Bridge /l Network Virtual Bridge
Estimated size: 5.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Network Virtual Bridge

  • Uninstall.exe
  • adsentinel.exe (by www.otp.ccc) - OTP
  • cyggcc_s-1.dll
  • cygwin1.dll (by Red Hat) - Cygwin (Cygwin® POSIX Emulation DLL)
  • cygz.dll
  • HiddenLaunchAsync.exe
  • HiddenLaunchSync.exe
  • ifslsp.dll
  • instlsp.exe (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Sample LSP Installer)
  • mgwz.dll
  • SERVICEadscript_start.js.3.4.js
  • SERVICEisPrmMngr.js.4.5.jsadscript_start.js.3.4.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • adsentinel.exe runs as a service named 'Network Virtual Bridge' (Network Virtual Bridge).

How do I remove Network Virtual Bridge?

You can uninstall Network Virtual Bridge 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 Network Virtual Bridge, 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 Network Virtual Bridge.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 8.1 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.66%
Windows 10 46.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.02%
Windows 10 Home 21.95%
Windows 8.1 17.07%
Windows 7 Professional 7.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.88%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.18%
  Germany 9.09%
  Australia 7.27%
  South Africa 5.45%
  Canada 3.64%
  Brazil 1.82%
  BS 1.82%
  Spain 1.82%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  Ireland 1.82%
  MA 1.82%
  NG 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Sweden 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.30%
Acer 27.27%
Dell 18.18%
Toshiba 9.09%
Lenovo 6.06%
Medion 3.03%
Alienware 3.03%
ASUS 3.03%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 5.41%
Unknow Unknow 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855D 2.70%
BIOSTAR Group B75MU3B 2.70%
ASUSTeK X553MA 2.70%


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