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How to uninstall D-Link DWA-160 from your PC

D-Link DWA-160 is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your PC. It is developed by D-Link Corporation. More information about D-Link Corporation can be read here. The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files\D-Link\DWA-160 directory. Keep in mind that this path can differ being determined by the user's decision. The entire uninstall command line for D-Link DWA-160 is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{294A97F8-CC15-41F7-8718-CEE6B0C7D7E0}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. D-Link Wizard.exe is the D-Link DWA-160 's primary executable file and it occupies about 781.31 KB (800064 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with D-Link DWA-160 . They occupy about 5.35 MB (5609088 bytes) on disk.

  • AirNCFG.exe (1,017.31 KB)
  • ANIWConnService.exe (52.00 KB)
  • ANIWPS.exe (232.00 KB)
  • ANIWZCSdS.exe (124.00 KB)
  • ANPDInst.exe (660.00 KB)
  • CtrlMix.exe (68.00 KB)
  • D-Link Wizard.exe (781.31 KB)
  • lwd.exe (295.00 KB)
  • WZCSLDR2.exe (120.00 KB)
  • DeviceInst.exe (552.00 KB)
  • DevInst.exe (512.00 KB) to view all...

This web page is about D-Link DWA-160 version 160 alone. For more D-Link DWA-160 versions please click below:

Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove D-Link DWA-160 .

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link

The files below remain on your disk when you remove D-Link DWA-160 :
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\anodlwf.inf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\anodlwf.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\anodlwfx.sys
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\Config.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\DeviceInst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\DevInst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\find.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\D-Link\DWA-160\Drivers\Win7x64\Installed.ini
  • C:\Users\JB\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\105\D__Program Files (x86)_D-Link_DWA-160_AirNCFG_exe
  • C:\Users\JB\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\105\D__Program Files (x86)_D-Link_DWA-160_D-Link Wizard_exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\ANI\ANIWZCS2 Service\Parameters\Backup\D-Link DWA-160 Xtreme N Dual Band USB Adapter(rev.B2)
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\D-Link
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\D-Link
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{294A97F8-CC15-41F7-8718-CEE6B0C7D7E0}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\D-Link Wireless N Dual Band DWA-160 _WPS

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\D-Link Wireless N Dual Band DWA-160 _WPS\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\D-Link Wireless N Dual Band DWA-160 _WPS\ImagePath

A way to uninstall D-Link DWA-160 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

D-Link DWA-160 is an application released by D-Link Corporation. Frequently, people choose to erase this application. This is troublesome because removing this by hand takes some know-how related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE approach to erase D-Link DWA-160 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate D-Link DWA-160 or simply click the Search field and type in "D-Link DWA-160 ". If it exists on your system the D-Link DWA-160 app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click D-Link DWA-160 in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about D-Link DWA-160 , ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove D-Link DWA-160 .
Uninstall D-Link DWA-160

8. After uninstalling D-Link DWA-160 , Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of D-Link DWA-160 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling D-Link DWA-160 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove D-Link DWA-160 by D-Link Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that D-Link DWA-160 by D-Link Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove D-Link DWA-160 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 12:05:14.830