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Should I remove netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility?

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1% remove it99% keep it
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1.01.0243 1.47%
1.00.0282 2.64%
1.00.0277 1.76%
1.00.0270 0.29%
1.00.0267 1.17%
1.00.0262 0.88%
1.00.0242 1.76%
1.00.0223 6.45%
1.00.0219 43.40%
1.00.0201 9.09%
1.00.0183 11.14%
1.00.0182 1.17%
1.00.0180 1.17%
1.00.0179 4.99%
1.00.0168 6.74%
1.00.0161 5.87%

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netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility

What is netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility?

This is the software package that includes the required drivers, configuration and management utilities to support the netis Wireless LAN device.


netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility is a program developed by netis Systems Co.,Ltd. The most used version is 1.00.0219, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is RtlService.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 1.7 MB of memory. The software installer includes 25 files and is usually about 11.05 MB (11,590,174 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 52% of users of netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in MA and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netis-systems.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\netis\NETIS1~1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9C049499-055C-4a0c-A916-1D12314F45EB}\Install.exe -uninst -l0x9
Estimated size: 11.05 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility

Program executable:RtlService.exe
Name:RtlService Application
RtlService MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\netis\netis 11n USB Wireless LAN Utility\RtlService.exe
Additional files:
  • DESKTOP.exe - DESKTOP Application (DESKTOP MFC Application)
  • EnumDevLib.dll - EnumDevLib Dynamic Link Library (EnumDevLib DLL)
  • IpLib.dll (by Realtek) - IpLib
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ReStart.exe (by Realtek) - ReStart Application (ReStart MFC Application)
  • RTLDHCP.exe
  • RtlICS.dll - RtlICS Dynamic Link Library (RtlICS DLL)
  • RtlIhvOid.dll - IHV OID (IHV OID (for Vista))
  • RtlLib.dll (by Realtek Semiconductor) - RtlLib Dynamic Link Library (RtlLib DLL(IHV))
  • RtlService.exe - RtlService Application (RtlService MFC Application)
  • RtWLan.exe (by Realtek Semiconductor) - RtWLan Application (RtWLan ( For Vista / Win7) Application(External Registrar))
  • RTxAdmin.exe - RTxAdmin Application (RTxAdmin MFC Application)
  • Run1X.exe - for Windows 7 / Vista (X64) (Run1X)
  • UserCom.exe (by RealTek) - User Command Application (User Command MFC Application)
  • WPSProt.exe (by Realtek By Karl) - WPS Firewall Prot

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • ReStart.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB6A81D7-E84F-40E9-A4A3-EE3831B076D4}' (runs on registration).
  • RTxAdmin.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F57508E5-DFF6-40A6-9B7C-B4E2FF888593}' (runs on registration).
  • UserCom.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F9E401A6-313D-4FA8-B4D0-AE606FD1B03E}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • RTLDHCP.exe runs as a service named 'Realtek DHCP Service' (RTLDHCPService).
  • RtlService.exe runs as a service named 'eSYNiC11nSU' (eSYNiC11nSU).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • RTLDHCP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\REALTEK\11n USB Wireless LAN Utility\RTLDHCP.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.7 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0014109170%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00097438%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00043654%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:31,492
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:1.32 KB
435.61 KB average

How do I remove netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility?

Quickly and completely remove netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility 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 netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility, 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 netis Wireless LAN Driver and Utility.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.34%
Windows 10 26.10%
Windows XP 7.33%
Windows Vista 3.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.96%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.42%
Windows 7 Professional 13.86%
Windows 10 Home 8.85%
Windows 10 Pro 8.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.78%
  MA 11.64%
  Canada 6.65%
  Germany 4.04%
  United Kingdom 3.33%
  Taiwan 3.09%
  Mexico 2.38%
  Italy 2.14%
  Egypt 1.66%
  France 1.66%
  Romania 1.43%
  Greece 0.95%
  Croatia 0.95%
  Vietnam 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.77%
Hewlett-Packard 25.82%
Acer 14.84%
ASUS 8.24%
Compaq 2.75%
Lenovo 2.20%
Intel 1.65%
Samsung 1.10%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Common models
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ASUS All Series 4.32%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P 2.88%
Dell OptiPlex 760 2.88%
HP Compaq dc7900 Converti... 2.16%
HP Compaq dc7600 Small Fo... 2.16%


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