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Should I remove Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,580
United States Rank #3,828
Reach 0.1543%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.13 days
206.99 days >
Average installed length: 108.76 days


12.35.2015.0602 10.78%
12.35.2015.0401 3.02%
12.34.2015.0319 0.07%
12.33.2015.0212 0.03%
12.33.2015.0123 0.07%
12.32.2014.0722 6.80%
12.30.2013.1009 0.13%
12.28.2013.0912 4.67%
12.28.2013.0903 0.36%
12.28.2013.0824 0.53%
12.26.2013.0815 0.20%
12.25.2013.0510 0.13%
12.24.2012.1227 0.13%
12.24.2012.0829 4.24%
12.24.2012.0809 0.03%
12.24.2012.0802 68.80%

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Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package

What is Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package?

This program contains the driver installation package for the Ralink/Motorola Bluetooth and High-Speed (HS) Adapter in supported notebook models that are running a supported operating system.


The most common release is 12.24.2012.0802, 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 13 files and is usually about 2.82 MB (2,955,043 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.realsil.com.cn
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\REALTEK\Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0CC0980D-811D-43B8-A455-8D150EB5BC0D}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 2.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package

  • RtkBtfilter.sys - Bluetooth Software (Filter Driver for the Realtek Bluetooth Chip)
  • ClassInstaller.exe
  • BTDevMgr.exe - Realtek Bluetooth BTDevManager Service Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • BTDevMgr.exe runs as a service named 'BTDevManager' (BTDevManager) "REALTEK Bluetooth Service".

How do I remove Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package?

You can uninstall Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package 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 Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package, 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 Realtek Bluetooth Filter Driver Package.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 99.15%
Windows 7 0.82%
Windows Vista 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 38.32%
Windows 10 Home 22.47%
Windows 8 20.23%
Windows 8 Single Language 6.12%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.53%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.53%
  United Kingdom 8.50%
  Australia 6.42%
  Germany 4.79%
  Italy 2.86%
  France 2.53%
  Spain 2.20%
  Saudi Arabia 2.14%
  Netherlands 1.96%
  Belgium 1.45%
  Mexico 1.33%
  Canada 1.15%
  Portugal 1.15%
  Sweden 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.64%
Acer 0.10%
Hewlett-Packard 0.10%
ASUS 0.07%
MSI 0.03%
Dell 0.03%
Medion 0.03%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite S855 14.61%
TOSHIBA Satellite L15W-B 7.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855 3.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55D-C 2.91%
TOSHIBA Satellite P870 2.82%

About Realtek Semiconductor

Realtek manufactures a wide variety of products that can be broadly categorized into two subdivisions: Communications Network ICs, and Computer Peripheral and Multimedia ICs.
Publisher URL: www.realtek.com


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