How to uninstall NETGEAR Genie from your PC

This web page is about NETGEAR Genie for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by NETGEAR Inc.. Check out here for more details on NETGEAR Inc.. NETGEAR Genie is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie directory, regulated by the user's choice. C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall NETGEAR Genie. NETGEAR Genie's main file takes about 1.04 MB (1091872 bytes) and is named NETGEARGenie.exe.

NETGEAR Genie installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 6.00 MB (6296000 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (521.69 KB)
  • wpdel.exe (219.78 KB)
  • wpinst.exe (703.78 KB)
  • genie_tray.exe (533.28 KB)
  • InternetDaemon.exe (698.28 KB)
  • NETGEARGenie.exe (1.04 MB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon.exe (1,005.28 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon64.exe (1.31 MB)
  • ReadyShareFileChecker.exe (61.78 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to NETGEAR Genie version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of NETGEAR Genie: to view all...
Several files, folders and Windows registry data can be left behind when you remove NETGEAR Genie from your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall NETGEAR Genie:
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Главное меню\Программы\NETGEAR Genie.lnk
  • C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Рабочий стол\NETGEAR Genie.lnk
  • C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie\bin\airprintdll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie\bin\ComputerDetails.dll

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\StandardProfile\AuthorizedApplications\List\C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NETGEARGenie.exe

A way to remove NETGEAR Genie from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NETGEAR Genie is an application marketed by the software company NETGEAR Inc.. Some people choose to erase this program. Sometimes this is efortful because doing this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY manner to erase NETGEAR Genie is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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 computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find NETGEAR Genie or simply activate the Search feature and type in "NETGEAR Genie". If it exists on your system the NETGEAR Genie program will be found automatically. When you click NETGEAR Genie in the list of applications, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about NETGEAR Genie, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove NETGEAR Genie.
Uninstall NETGEAR Genie

8. After removing NETGEAR Genie, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of NETGEAR Genie that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling NETGEAR Genie using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall NETGEAR Genie supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-22 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 21:02:06.753