Application Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller

A way to uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller from your PC

You can find below details on how to uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Broadcom Corporation. Check out here where you can get more info on Broadcom Corporation. Click on to get more details about Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller on Broadcom Corporation's website. The application is often installed in the C:\Program Files\Broadcom directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{9AF0B106-56F1-461B-A270-95BC1682E282}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. bcmwls32.exe is the Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller's primary executable file and it occupies circa 397.30 KB (406840 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed together with Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller. They take about 633.30 KB (648504 bytes) on disk.

  • bcmwls32.exe (397.30 KB)
  • bcmwlu00.exe (236.00 KB)

The current web page applies to Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller version 11.06.01 only. Click on the links below for other Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller:
  • C:\Program Files\Broadcom

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Broadcom\BDrvK57Inst\
  • C:\Program Files\Broadcom\BDrvK57Inst\k57nd60x.inf
  • C:\Program Files\Broadcom\BDrvK57Inst\k57nd60x.pdb
  • C:\Program Files\Broadcom\BDrvK57Inst\k57nd60x.sys
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{9AF0B106-56F1-461B-A270-95BC1682E282}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\601B0FA91F65B1642A0759CB61282E28
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{9AF0B106-56F1-461B-A270-95BC1682E282}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\601B0FA91F65B1642A0759CB61282E28\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Broadcom\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{9AF0B106-56F1-461B-A270-95BC1682E282}\

A way to remove Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller is an application released by Broadcom Corporation. Sometimes, users choose to erase it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because doing this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK approach to erase Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller or simply click the Search feature and type in "Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller". If it exists on your system the Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller app will be found very quickly. After you click Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller in the list , the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on 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 Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{9AF0B106-56F1-461B-A270-95BC1682E282}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller.
Uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller

8. After uninstalling Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller by Broadcom Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller by Broadcom Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Broadcom Gigabit NetLink Controller in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2021-02-11 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2021-02-11 19:30:55.973