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Should I remove TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,764
United States Rank #14,891
Reach 0.0441%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.10 days
474.95 days >
Average installed length: 249.55 days


1.3.1 71.26%
1.2.1 28.74%

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TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver

What is TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver?  (from TP-LINK)

Base on the IEEE 802.11n technology, TL-WN727N shows more excellent abilities of mitigating data loss over long distances and through obstacles in a small office or a large apartment, even in a steel-and-concrete building. Above all, you could easily pick up the wireless network during long-distance connection where le...  Read more


TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver is a software program developed by TP-LINK. The most common release is 1.3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 programs's main executable is TWCU.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 11.62 MB of memory. It also includes a system tray icon that is displayed in the notifications area while the program is running. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 8.26 MB (8,661,983 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 19% of users of TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Malaysia and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tp-link.com/en/products/details/?model=TL-WN727N
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E796AA87-FE52-49A8-AD93-0236A9F87632}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly DriverOnl
Estimated size: 8.26 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver

Program executable:TWCU.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility\TWCU.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • RaWLAPI.dll - RaWLAPI Dynamic Link Library (RaWLAPI DLL)
  • IcsManager.exe - IcsManager Application (ICS(Internet Connection Sharing) Management Application)
  • WJRa.dll - WJRa DLL (WJRa Management Module)
  • DC_WFF.dll
  • nicLan.dll
  • TWCU.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TWCU.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{50483AF6-4ED7-47F3-9F72-3CE623334AB7}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TWCU.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TWCU' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Client Utility\TWCU.exe" -nogui.
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'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:11.62 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0185606910%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00786684%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01069385%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,331,802
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:45 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver?

You can uninstall TP-LINK TL-WN727N 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 TP-LINK TL-WN727N 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 TP-LINK TL-WN727N Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.26%
Windows 10 18.83%
Windows XP 9.64%
Windows Vista 1.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 38.82%
Windows 7 Professional 15.21%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.59%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.56%
Windows 10 Pro 5.53%
Windows 10 Home 4.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.48%
  Malaysia 12.12%
  Indonesia 7.58%
  Italy 6.71%
  United Kingdom 6.60%
  BD 5.41%
  Singapore 3.35%
  Germany 2.60%
  Iran 2.60%
  DZ 2.27%
  Spain 2.06%
  India 1.95%
  Netherlands 1.84%
  Portugal 1.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.72%
Dell 19.01%
Hewlett-Packard 15.80%
ASUS 15.06%
Intel 2.72%
American Megatrends 2.22%
Sahara 1.98%
Samsung 1.73%
Lenovo 1.48%
MSI 0.99%
Toshiba 0.74%
Common models
ASUS All Series 14.13%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 5.58%
MSI MS-7592 4.09%
Dell OptiPlex 755 2.60%
Dell OptiPlex 780 2.23%
MSI MS-7788 2.23%


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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