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Should I remove Wireshark 32-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #35,115
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1.6.7 100.00%

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Wireshark 1.6.7 32-bit

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What is Wireshark 32-bit?

Wireshark is a free and open-source packet analyzer. It is used for network troubleshooting, analysis, software and communications protocol development, and education. Wireshark allows the user to put network interface controllers that support promiscuous mode into that mode, in order to see all traffic visible on that interface, not just traffic addressed to one of the interface's configured addresses and broadcast/multicast traffic. Capturing raw network traffic from an interface requires elevated privileges on some platforms.

About  (from The Wireshark developer community)

Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer, and is the standard in many industries. It is the continuation of a project that started in 1998. Hundreds of developers around the world have contributed to it, and it is still under active development. It is cross-platform, features both GUI and CLI interfa...  Read more


The main program executable is wireshark.exe. The software installer includes 43 files and is usually about 55.22 MB (57,901,792 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wireshark.org
Help link: ask.wireshark.org
Installation folder: C:\programs\Wireshark
Uninstaller: "C:\programs\Wireshark\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 55.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Wireshark 1.6.7 32-bit

Program executable:wireshark.exe
Additional files:
  • libwireshark.dll - Wireshark (Wireshark dissector library)
  • capinfos.exe - Capinfos
  • dumpcap.exe - Dumpcap
  • editcap.exe - Editcap
  • mergecap.exe - Mergecap
  • rawshark.exe - Rawshark
  • text2pcap.exe - Text2pcap
  • tshark.exe - TShark
  • comerr32.dll (by Massachusetts Institute of Technology) - COM_ERR - Common Error Handler for MIT Kerberos v5 / GSS distribution
  • k5sprt32.dll (by Massachusetts Institute of Technology) - Kerberos v5 support - internal support code for MIT Kerberos v5 /GSS distribution
  • libwsutil.dll - Wireshark utility library
  • lua5.1.dll (by Lua.org) - Lua - The Programming Language (Lua Language Run Time)
  • msvcm90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • smi.dll
  • uninstall.exe (by Wireshark development team) - Wireshark installer for 32-bit Windows

How do I remove Wireshark 32-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Wireshark 1.6.7 (32-bit) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Wireshark 32-bit 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 Wireshark 1.6.7 (32-bit), 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 Wireshark 32-bit.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 10 7%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.17%
Windows XP 31.03%
Windows Vista 6.90%
Windows 10 6.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 30.36%
Windows 7 Professional 21.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.07%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.71%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.36%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.97%
  Germany 12.12%
  Italy 6.06%
  France 4.55%
  Brazil 3.03%
  Taiwan 3.03%
  Switzerland 3.03%
  Israel 3.03%
  United Kingdom 3.03%
  BO 1.52%
  Thailand 1.52%
  Finland 1.52%
  India 1.52%
  Indonesia 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.88%
Acer 18.60%
Hewlett-Packard 16.28%
American Megatrends 6.98%
Lenovo 6.98%
Toshiba 4.65%
Gateway 2.33%
ASUS 2.33%
Common models
Dell Latitude E5510 4.26%
Gigabyte M52LT-D3P 4.26%
TOSHIBA Satellite L745 2.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite L300 2.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855D 2.13%
Gigabyte GA-790XTA-UD4 2.13%

About (from The Wireshark developer community)

Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network.
Publisher URL: www.wireshark.org


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