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Should I remove inSSIDer 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,028
United States Rank #9,809
Reach 0.0366%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.09 days
209.01 days >
Average installed length: 109.82 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4.2.3.7 0.42%
4.2.2.16 0.85%
4.2.1.109 19.24%
4.2.0.12 38.19%
4.1.0.60 19.66%
4.0.4.4 10.18%
4.0.3.1 0.85%
4.0.2.13 0.71%
4.0.1.40 1.70%
4.0.0.20 8.20%

inSSIDer 4

Remove inSSIDer 4
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What is inSSIDer 4?

inSSIDer is Wi-Fi network scanner software for Microsoft Windows from MetaGeek, LLC.

About  (from MetaGeek)

inSSIDer from MetaGeek is a free Wi-Fi network scanner for Windows Vista and Windows XP. Because NetStumbler doesn't work well with Vista and 64-bit XP, we built an open-source Wi-Fi network scanner designed for the current generation of Windows operating systems. Inspect your Wi-Fi and surrounding networks. You can: S...  Read more

Overview

inSSIDer 4 is a program developed by MetaGeek. The most used version is 4.2.0.12, 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 installer includes 45 files and is usually about 4.11 MB (4,308,992 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 44% of users of inSSIDer 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\metageek\inssider 4
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{DA3075DF-F57D-4A5D-B313-97F098B173FE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by inSSIDer 4

  • metageek.license.windows.dll - MetaGeek.License.Windows
  • inssider4.exe - inSSIDer
  • metageek.inssider.filters.dll - Filters (MetaGeek.Inssider.Filters)
  • metageek.networkspresenter.windows.dll - MetaGeek.NetworksPresenter.Windows
  • metageek.infrastructure.windows.dll - MetaGeek.Infrastructure.Windows
  • metageek.licensemodule.dll - MetaGeek.Shared.LicenseModule
  • metageek.wififrontend.windows.dll - MetaGeek.WiFiFrontend.Windows
  • metageek.leanalytics.helper.dll - MetaGeek.Leanalytics.Helper
  • gongsolutions.wpf.dragdrop.dll - GongSolutions.Wpf.DragDrop
  • metageek.resourcesatellite.dll - MetaGeek.ResourceSatellite
  • inssider.filters.windows.dll - Inssider.Filters.Windows
  • metageek.infrastructure.dll - MetaGeek.Infrastructure
  • metageek.wifi.windows.dll - MetaGeek.WiFi.Windows
  • metageek.wififrontend.dll - MetaGeek.WiFiFrontend
  • metageek.leanalytics.dll - MetaGeek.Leanalytics
  • wpflocalizeextension.dll (by Root-Project) - WPFLocalizeExtension
  • xamlmarkupextensions.dll - XAMLMarkupExtensions
  • metageek.inssider.dll - MetaGeek.Inssider
  • metageek.wifi.dll - MetaGeek.WiFi
  • turboactivate.dll (by wyDay) - TurboActivate
  • filterprops.dll - FilterProps
  • applimit.netsparkle.dll - NetSparkle

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • inssider4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D115DCDD-E103-4B6F-93E6-45B448469DBC}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove inSSIDer 4?

Quickly and completely remove inSSIDer 4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall inSSIDer 4 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 inSSIDer 4, 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 inSSIDer 4.

OS VERSIONS
Win 10 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#10,028

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.97%
Windows 7 37.91%
Windows XP 1.27%
Windows Vista 0.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 18.52%
Windows 10 Pro 15.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.96%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.40%
Windows 8.1 10.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.99%
  Germany 6.96%
  Italy 5.42%
  United Kingdom 5.31%
  Netherlands 4.60%
  France 3.07%
  Spain 2.00%
  Russia 1.89%
  Poland 1.77%
  Belgium 1.65%
  UA 1.53%
  Australia 1.42%
  DK 1.30%
  Canada 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.03%
Dell 20.13%
ASUS 17.23%
Acer 11.41%
Lenovo 9.84%
Toshiba 7.61%
GIGABYTE 4.92%
Samsung 3.36%
MSI 2.24%
Medion 2.24%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.12%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.19%
Dell XPS 8700 3.72%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.79%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.33%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 1.86%

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