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A guide to uninstall NETGEAR Genie from your computer

NETGEAR Genie is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your PC. It is written by NETGEAR Inc.. More information on NETGEAR Inc. can be found here. NETGEAR Genie is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision when installing the program. You can remove NETGEAR Genie by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\uninstall.exe. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. NETGEARGenie.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 597.98 KB (612336 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with NETGEAR Genie. They occupy about 3.75 MB (3930640 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (636.63 KB)
  • wpdel.exe (220.25 KB)
  • wpinst.exe (704.25 KB)
  • genie2_tray.exe (79.98 KB)
  • InternetDaemon.exe (259.48 KB)
  • NETGEAR Genie WiFi Analytics.exe (895.98 KB)
  • NETGEARGenie.exe (597.98 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon.exe (192.48 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon64.exe (227.98 KB)
  • readyShareFileChecker.exe (23.48 KB)
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The information on this page is only about version 2.4.44.00 of NETGEAR Genie. For other NETGEAR Genie versions please click below:

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Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove NETGEAR Genie.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\airprintdll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\ComputerDetails.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\DiagnoseDll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\DiagnosePlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\DragonNetTool.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\drivers\libntgr_api.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\drivers\NETGEAR_PLC_L2_API.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\Genie.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\genie2_tray.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Airprint.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Internet.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Map.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_MyMedia.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_NetworkProblem.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_ParentalControl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Resource.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_RouterConfiguration.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Statistics.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Ui.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\GeniePlugin_Wireless.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\icudt54.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\icuin54.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\icuuc54.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qgif.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qico.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qjpeg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qmng.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qsvg.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qtga.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qtiff.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\imageformats\qwbmp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\InnerPlugin_Update.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\InnerPlugin_WirelessExport.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\InternetDaemon.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libssl32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libstdc++-6.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libvlc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libvlccore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\libwinpthread-1.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NetcardApi.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NETGEAR Genie WiFi Analytics.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NETGEARGenie.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NETGEARGenieDaemon.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\NETGEARGenieDaemon64.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\platforms\qminimal.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\platforms\qoffscreen.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\platforms\qwindows.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libaccess_bd_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libaccess_http_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libaccess_vdr_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libdshow_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libdvdnav_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libfilesystem_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\liblibbluray_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libstream_filter_rar_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access\libzip_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_dummy_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_file_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_http_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_livehttp_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_shout_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\access_output\libaccess_output_udp_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\liba52tofloat32_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\liba52tospdif_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libaudio_format_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libconverter_fixed_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libdolby_surround_decoder_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libdtstofloat32_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libdtstospdif_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libmpgatofixed32_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libsamplerate_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libscaletempo_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libsimple_channel_mixer_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libtrivial_channel_mixer_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_filter\libugly_resampler_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_mixer\libfloat32_mixer_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_output\libaout_directx_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\audio_output\libwaveout_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\liba52_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libaes3_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libaraw_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libavcodec_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libcdg_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libcvdsub_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libdts_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libfaad_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libflac_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libfluidsynth_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\liblibass_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\liblpcm_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libmpeg_audio_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libopus_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libpng_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\librawvideo_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libschroedinger_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libspeex_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libspudec_plugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\bin\plugins\codec\libsvcdsub_plugin.dll

Registry that is not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NETGEAR Genie

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{B6658C5F-9FF9-4469-BAFE-73D92B16FDC9}C:\program files (x86)\netgear genie\bin\netgeargenie.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{1EFD8D65-A1BB-4E8D-A1CB-073DD298E618}C:\program files (x86)\netgear genie\bin\netgeargenie.exe


How to uninstall NETGEAR Genie from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NETGEAR Genie is a program marketed by NETGEAR Inc.. Frequently, people try to remove it. This can be troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best EASY manner to remove NETGEAR Genie is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows PC.

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  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
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 be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate NETGEAR Genie or simply click the Search feature and type in "NETGEAR Genie". If it exists on your system the NETGEAR Genie app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select NETGEAR Genie in the list of applications, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding NETGEAR Genie, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove NETGEAR Genie.
Uninstall NETGEAR Genie


8. After removing NETGEAR Genie, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong NETGEAR Genie which 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 registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.



Disclaimer

This page is not a recommendation to remove NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove NETGEAR Genie in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-09-29 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-09-29 12:14:29.180