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TL-WN822N Driver

What is TL-WN822N Driver?  (from TP-LINK)

The TL-WN822N High Gain USB Adapter is a 300Mbps wireless client, which allows users to connect a desktop or notebook computer to a wireless network and access a high-speed Internet connection. It is fully interoperable with IEEE 802.11 b/g/n wireless devices, delivering speedy 11n speeds and reliable signal for lag-fr...  Read more


TL-WN822N Driver is a software program developed by TP-LINK. 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 primary executable is named TWCU.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 2.64 MB (2,770,792 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 33% of users of TL-WN822N Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TP-LINK.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{62FE0726-9652-4CD2-9F09-C769D8699C21}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly DriverOnl
Estimated size: 2.64 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TL-WN822N Driver

Program executable:TWCU.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility\TWCU.exe
Additional files:
  • DC_WFF.dll
  • nicLan.dll
  • TWCU.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TWCU.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CE8452E9-5AE7-4B16-ACF3-FDDE55984489}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TWCU.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility\TWCU.exe'.

How do I remove TL-WN822N Driver?

You can uninstall TL-WN822N Driver 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 TL-WN822N Driver, 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 TL-WN822N Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 81%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.77%
Windows XP 7.41%
Windows 10 3.70%
Windows Vista 2.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.51%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.41%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.12%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.03%
  United Kingdom 9.63%
  Australia 7.34%
  Germany 6.42%
  Spain 5.05%
  Israel 4.13%
  Argentina 3.21%
  Brazil 3.21%
  Italy 2.75%
  Norway 2.75%
  France 2.29%
  Taiwan 2.29%
  Canada 1.83%
  Netherlands 1.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 29.00%
Dell 14.00%
Hewlett-Packard 10.00%
ASUS 9.00%
Intel 5.00%
Lenovo 4.00%
American Megatrends 3.00%
MSI 2.00%
Samsung 2.00%
Toshiba 2.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7680 3.00%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.00%
ASUS All Series 2.00%
BIOSTAR Group G41D3+ 2.00%
Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3 2.00%
Hewlett-Packard p6823w 2.00%


TP-Link is a manufacturer of computer networking products whose products include routers, switch, wireless equipment, ADSL modems, and network adapters for PCs.
Publisher URL: www.tp-link.com


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