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Should I remove inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,635
United States Rank #41,064
Reach 0.0022%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.26 days
155.16 days >
Average installed length: 81.52 days


VersionDistribution 30.95% 69.05%

inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper

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inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper is a program developed by MetaGeek. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 33 files and is usually about 736.5 KB (754,176 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 46% of users of inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\metageek\inssider wi-fi helper
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E9AB7FB6-D488-4273-B719-4EC757D03D78}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 736.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper

  • metageek.license.windows.dll - MetaGeek.License.Windows
  • inssiderwifihelper.exe - inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper
  • metageek.crispy.resourcesatellite.dll - MetaGeek.Crispy.ResourceSatellite
  • metageek.infrastructure.windows.dll - MetaGeek.Infrastructure.Windows
  • metageek.licensemodule.dll - MetaGeek.Shared.LicenseModule
  • metageek.leanalytics.windows.dll - MetaGeek.Leanalytics.Windows
  • commandline.dll - Command Line Parser Library
  • metageek.leanalytics.helper.dll - MetaGeek.Leanalytics.Helper
  • gongsolutions.wpf.dragdrop.dll - GongSolutions.Wpf.DragDrop
  • metageek.infrastructure.dll - MetaGeek.Infrastructure
  • metageek.wifi.windows.dll - MetaGeek.WiFi.Windows
  • metageek.leanalytics.dll - MetaGeek.Leanalytics
  • wpflocalizeextension.dll (by Root-Project) - WPFLocalizeExtension
  • xamlmarkupextensions.dll - XAMLMarkupExtensions
  • needforspeed.client.dll - NeedForSpeed.Client
  • metageek.crispy.dll - MetaGeek.Crispy
  • metageek.wifi.dll - MetaGeek.WiFi
  • turboactivate.dll (by wyDay) - TurboActivate
  • asyncbridge.dll (by Daniel Grunwald,Omer Mor,Alex Davies) - AsyncBridge (AsyncBridge - Async Support for .NET 4.0)
  • applimit.netsparkle.dll - NetSparkle
  • metageek.crispywin.dll - CrispyWin (MetaGeek.CrispyWin)
  • restsharp.dll (by John Sheehan, RestSharp Community) - RestSharp
  • mahapps.metro.dll - MahApps.Metro

How do I remove inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper?

Quickly and completely remove inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall inSSIDer Wi-Fi Helper 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 Wi-Fi Helper, 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 Wi-Fi Helper.

Win 10 48%
Win XP 5%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 47.62%
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows Vista 4.76%
Windows XP 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 24.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.63%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.63%
Windows 7 Professional 12.20%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.83%
  United Kingdom 10.42%
  Netherlands 6.25%
  UA 4.17%
  France 4.17%
  Australia 4.17%
  DK 4.17%
  Russia 2.08%
  Mexico 2.08%
  DZ 2.08%
  Indonesia 2.08%
  Spain 2.08%
  Iran 2.08%
  Croatia 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 24.24%
Hewlett-Packard 21.21%
Lenovo 15.15%
Dell 12.12%
Toshiba 12.12%
Acer 6.06%
Sony 3.03%
Medion 3.03%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro A30... 2.63%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.63%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 2.63%
Sony SVF1531B4E 2.63%


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