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Should I remove TP-LINK TL-WN881ND Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,222
United States Rank #10,871
Reach 0.0302%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.11 days
490.40 days >
Average installed length: 257.67 days


2.1.0 0.17%
1.3.1 93.29%
1.0.0 6.54%

Typically installed together

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What is TP-LINK TL-WN881ND Driver?

TP-LINK TL-WN881ND Driver is a utility that comes via the driver download or on the included CD. The application helps users complete the software installation and wireless network settings, including security configurations and wireless connection.


The most used version is 1.3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is TWCU.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 2.64 MB (2,769,208 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TP-LINK.com
Help link: www.tp-link.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TP-LINK\TP-LINK Wireless Configuration Utility
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B512F025-E992-44D0-B1F4-D6E1D3339C80}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly DriverOnl
Estimated size: 2.64 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TP-LINK TL-WN881ND 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 '{5D762FA1-4052-4620-A580-B93378D73BBE}' (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 TP-LINK TL-WN881ND Driver?

You can uninstall TP-LINK TL-WN881ND 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-WN881ND 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-WN881ND Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.86%
Windows 10 44.97%
Windows Vista 0.67%
Windows XP 0.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.82%
Windows 10 Home 15.82%
Windows 10 Pro 14.14%
Windows 7 Professional 13.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.93%
  United Kingdom 10.88%
  France 7.11%
  Australia 6.97%
  Germany 6.00%
  Italy 3.63%
  Spain 2.65%
  Netherlands 2.37%
  Canada 1.81%
  Belgium 1.26%
  Brazil 0.70%
  Finland 0.70%
  Greece 0.70%
  Philippines 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.33%
ASUS 20.67%
Dell 13.33%
Hewlett-Packard 12.67%
Lenovo 3.33%
Samsung 1.33%
Common models
ASUS All Series 29.66%
MSI MS-7693 6.55%
MSI MS-7821 4.14%
MSI MS-7850 3.79%
MSI MS-7817 3.45%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 3.10%


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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