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What is WG111v2.exe?

WG111v2.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if WG111v2.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

WG111v2.exe file information

The process known as WG111v2 MFC Application or NETGEAR (version WG111v2 Wireless Assistant) belongs to software NETGEAR (version WG111v2 wireless USB, WG111v2 wireless USB 2.0 adapter) or WG111v2 Application or wg111cfg Application (EN) by unknown.

Description: WG111v2.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. WG111v2.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,261,568 bytes (53% of all occurrences), 2,297,856 bytes, 1,101,824 bytes, 1,257,472 bytes or 1,093,632 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/wg111v2.exe.html 
There is no information about the author of the file. The WG111v2.exe file is not a Windows system file. The program is not visible. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders). WG111v2.exe is able to monitor applications and record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 43% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with WG111v2.exe, you can do the following:
  1) uninstall NETGEAR WG111v2 wireless USB or NETGEAR WG111v2 wireless USB 2.0 adapter software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista)
  2) contact www.netgear.com Customer Service.

Recommended: Identify WG111v2.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as WG111v2.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the WG111v2.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


User Comments

diese exe stammt von netgear und gehört zum wlan-adapter
  deCox   (further information)
Der WG111v2 ist ein Wirless USB Adapter von Netgear

Summary: Average user rating of WG111v2.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments.
One user thinks WG111v2.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks WG111v2.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. One user is not sure about it.

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