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Should I remove inSSIDer Office?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,112
United States Rank #10,755
Reach 0.0416%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.93 days
322.52 days >
Average installed length: 169.46 days


VersionDistribution 1.22% 1.22% 0.12% 0.37% 0.98% 1.34% 0.49% 0.24% 0.61% 0.37% 2.80% 1.22% 88.78% 0.24%

inSSIDer Office

What is inSSIDer Office?

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


inSSIDer Office is a software program developed by MetaGeek. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 110 files and is usually about 5.8 MB (6,082,560 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 36% of users of inSSIDer Office come from the United States, it is also popular in MA and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\metageek\inssider office
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8C127DE3-EC36-4BA3-A6EE-6DC4A9B6C526}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.8 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by inSSIDer Office

  • inssideroffice.exe - inSSIDer
  • metageek.technician.windows.dll - MetaGeek.Technician.Windows
  • metageek.inssider.office.dll - MetaGeek.Inssider.Office
  • metageek.license.windows.dll - MetaGeek.License.Windows
  • metageek.technician.dll - MetaGeek.Technician

How do I remove inSSIDer Office?

You can uninstall inSSIDer Office 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 inSSIDer Office, 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 inSSIDer Office.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.10%
Windows 10 40.24%
Windows Vista 1.95%
Windows XP 1.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.46%
Windows 7 Professional 14.11%
Windows 8.1 10.80%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.45%
Windows 10 Home 5.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.04%
  MA 6.19%
  United Kingdom 6.08%
  Netherlands 5.74%
  France 5.07%
  Germany 3.15%
  DZ 2.70%
  Spain 2.48%
  Canada 2.36%
  Italy 2.25%
  Belgium 2.14%
  IQ 1.80%
  Romania 1.69%
  DK 1.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.25%
Dell 18.39%
Acer 16.56%
ASUS 14.88%
Samsung 6.35%
Toshiba 6.19%
Lenovo 5.69%
MSI 1.67%
Sahara 0.67%
Alienware 0.50%
Medion 0.50%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.69%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.23%
ASUS All Series 3.30%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.93%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.56%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.20%


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