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WG111v2 Configuration Utility

What is WG111v2 Configuration Utility?

This software package contains the required software and driver to connect the Realtek WG111 device to the PC.


WG111v2 Configuration Utility is a program developed by Realtek Semiconductor. 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 RtlWake.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 1.12 MB of memory. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 2.04 MB (2,138,351 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 49% of users of WG111v2 Configuration Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.realtek.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WG111v2 Configuration Utility
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\0701\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E0
Estimated size: 2.04 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by WG111v2 Configuration Utility

Program executable:RtlWake.exe
Name:RtlWake Application
RtlWake MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WG111v2 Configuration Utility\RtlWake.exe
Additional files:
  • RtlLib.dll - RtlLib Dynamic Link Library (RtlLib DLL)
  • RtWLan.exe - wg111cfg Application (wg111cfg MFC Application)
  • RtlWake.exe - RtlWake Application (RtlWake MFC Application)
  • EnumDevLib.dll - EnumDevLib Dynamic Link Library (EnumDevLib DLL)
  • InstallDriver.exe - InstallDriver Application (InstallDriver MFC Application)
  • RTxAdmin.exe
  • sc.exe (by Microsoft) - A tool to aid in developing services for WindowsNT
  • spro111.exe (by SYNNEX) - SYNNEX spro111 (spro111)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RtlWake.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BA58C19E-7963-479F-8613-3E493B2D8854}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • RtWLan.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WG111v2 Configuration Utility\RtWLan.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.12 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002942821%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00020076%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009352%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove WG111v2 Configuration Utility?

You can uninstall WG111v2 Configuration Utility 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 WG111v2 Configuration Utility, 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 WG111v2 Configuration Utility.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 72.06%
Windows 7 22.06%
Windows Vista 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 73.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.85%
Windows 7 Professional 4.62%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.78%
  Australia 12.20%
  Germany 10.98%
  United Kingdom 7.32%
  Italy 7.32%
  France 3.66%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Norway 2.44%
  Sweden 2.44%
  Austria 1.22%
  DK 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.45%
American Megatrends 15.69%
Hewlett-Packard 13.73%
Gateway 9.80%
Sahara 7.84%
Acer 7.84%
Intel 5.88%
Toshiba 3.92%
Compaq 3.92%
Lenovo 1.96%
Common models
Dell Dell DM061 4.55%
Acer Aspire M3802 4.55%
TOSHIBA Satellite L30 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite A25 2.27%
ACER Acerpower SK30 2.27%
Dell Computer OptiPlex GX... 2.27%

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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