Application Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver



A guide to uninstall Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver from your system

This page is about Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Realtek. More information on Realtek can be found here. You can see more info about Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver at . The program is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169 directory (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{8833FFB6-5B0C-4764-81AA-06DFEED9A476}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -removeonly. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. RTINSTALLER64.EXE is the Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver's primary executable file and it takes circa 168.60 KB (172648 bytes) on disk.

Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 168.60 KB (172648 bytes) on disk.



  • RTINSTALLER64.EXE (168.60 KB)


The current web page applies to Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver version 7.49.927.2011 alone. Click on the links below for other Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver versions:

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Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169

The files below are left behind on your disk by Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\ICON\remove.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\RTINSTALLER64.EXE
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\WIN7\rt64win7.cat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\WIN7\rt64win7.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\WIN7\rt64win7.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\WIN7\RtNicprop64.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\NICDRV_8169\WIN7\RTNUninst64.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8833FFB6-5B0C-4764-81AA-06DFEED9A476}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Realtek\Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver




A way to remove Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver is a program released by the software company Realtek. Frequently, users try to remove this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because uninstalling this manually takes some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove Realtek Ethernet Controller 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 already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver or simply click the Search field and type in "Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver". If it exists on your system the Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver program will be found very quickly. After you select Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver:


  • The software company is: http://www.realtek.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{8833FFB6-5B0C-4764-81AA-06DFEED9A476}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver.
Uninstall Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver


8. After uninstalling Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver by Realtek from your PC, we are not saying that Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver by Realtek is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:13:28.110