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9% remove it91% keep it
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Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom 802.11


Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom 802.11 is a program developed by Broadcom. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is bcmwlu00.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 8.79 MB (9,212,462 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 50% of users of Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom come from Brazil, it is also popular in Portugal and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.broadcom.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\broadcom\broadcom 802.11\driver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Broadcom\Broadcom 802.11\Driver\bcmwlu00.exe" verbose /rootkey="Software\Broadcom\802.11\UninstallInfo" /rootdir="C:\Program Files\B
Estimated size: 8.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom 802.11

Program executable:bcmwlu00.exe
Name:Broadcom 802.11 Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\broadcom\broadcom 802.11\driver\bcmwlu00.exe
Additional files:
  • bcmihvui.dll - Broadcom Native 802.11 WLAN IHV Service Extension UI
  • bcmihvui64.dll
  • bcmwls32.exe - Broadcom 802.11 Network Adapter Installation Utility
  • bcmwls64.exe
  • bcmwl6.sys - Broadcom 802.11 Network Adapter wireless driver
  • bcmihvsrv.dll - Broadcom Native 802.11 WLAN IHV Service
  • bcmihvsrv64.dll
  • bcmwlcoi.dll - Broadcom WLAN co-installer
  • bcmwlcoi64.dll

How do I remove Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom?

You can uninstall Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom 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 Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom 802.11, 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 Placa LAN sem Fios Broadcom.

Win Vista (SP2) 46%
Win 7 13%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 45.83%
Windows 7 29.17%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 39.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 26.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.39%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.70%
Windows Vista Business 4.35%
Windows 7 Professional 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 50.00%
  Portugal 30.77%
  United States 19.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 95.24%
Lenovo 4.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv4 26.09%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 13.04%
HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebo... 8.70%
HP Mini 1000 Netbook PC 8.70%
HP Pavilion dv2700 8.70%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 4.35%

About Broadcom

Broadcom Corporation is a fabless semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business.
Publisher URL: www.broadcom.com


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