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5% remove it95% keep it
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WPS Installation Program


During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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. 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 primary executable is named jswscapp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 4.5 MB (4,713,698 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 59% of users of WPS Installation Program come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Peru.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Wireless\WPS
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{05DC65EA-6511-4626-A910-35CB047F8213}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 4.5 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by WPS Installation Program

Program executable:jswscapp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\wireless\wps\jswscapp.exe
Additional files:
  • jswnwstore.dll (by Wireless) - Wireless (Wireless Native Wifi profile interface)
  • jswscimd.dll (by Wireless) - wsimd (Intermediate Driver Interface)
  • jswpbapi.exe - PushButton Service
  • jswpsapi.exe - Wireless API
  • jswwzcstore.dll - Wireless WZC Profile export utility
  • jswscapploc.dll
  • jswtrayutil.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • jswscapp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{26843AD9-9DC3-4129-925E-0FAC9C9F10F1}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • jswpsapi.exe runs as a service named 'JumpStart Wi-Fi Protected Setup' (jswpsapi) "Provides support for JumpStart using Wi-Fi Protected Setup.".
  • jswpbapi.exe runs as a service named 'JumpStart Push-Button Service' (jswpbapi) "Provides push-button support for JumpStart using Wi-Fi Protected Setup.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • jswtrayutil.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'jswtrayutil' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Wireless\WPS\jswtrayutil.exe".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.2 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00000695%
0.016088% average
CPU cycles/sec:52,277
8,062,084 average
Memory:1.65 MB
CPU cycles/sec:1,621
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove WPS Installation Program?

Quickly and completely remove WPS Installation Program from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall WPS Installation Program 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program WPS Installation Program, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 WPS Installation Program.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.18%
Windows XP 13.64%
Windows 10 13.64%
Windows Vista 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.81%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.76%
Windows 10 Pro 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.82%
  Netherlands 14.71%
  Peru 14.71%
  Spain 8.82%
  Italy 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 18.75%
Toshiba 6.25%
Sahara 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Acer 6.25%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 7.69%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 7.69%
LG Electronics KS-2A01B6 7.69%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.69%
HP Compaq 6000 Pro SFF PC 7.69%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1160t 7.69%


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