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How to uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver for Windows. The Windows version was created by Realtek. More data about Realtek can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver on Realtek's website. REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver directory, depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver is C:\Program. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 32.00 KB (32768 bytes) on disk and is named SetDrv.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver. They occupy 32.00 KB (32768 bytes) on disk.



  • SetDrv.exe (32.00 KB)


The current page applies to REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver version 1.00.0000 only. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Some of these are shown below.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\difxapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\KB954052x64.msu
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\netrtwlane.cat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\netrtwlane.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\rtwlane.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\SetDrv64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\Driver\SetVistaDrv64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\REALTEK\PCIE Wireless LAN\REALTEK PCIE Wireless LAN Driver and Utility.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\RtWlan\REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{06FE1146-4FF8-45DF-B0D9-CBA8E38C708C}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\REALTEK Semiconductor Corp.\REALTEK PCIE Wireless LAN Driver and Utility
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Realtek\REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\RtWlan\REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver


How to erase REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver is a program by the software company Realtek. Some people choose to erase it. This is troublesome because deleting this by hand takes some know-how regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:



1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver or simply click the Search feature and type in "REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver". If it is installed on your PC the REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver in the list of programs, the following data regarding the program is shown to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver:


  • The software company is: http://www.realtek.com.tw
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver.
Uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver


8. After uninstalling REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
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Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver by Realtek from your PC, nor are we saying that REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver by Realtek is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall REALTEK RTL8187 Wireless LAN Driver supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-07 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-07 17:12:39.020