A way to uninstall NETGEAR Genie from your system

NETGEAR Genie is a Windows program. Read more about how to uninstall it from your PC. It is written by NETGEAR Inc.. More information about NETGEAR Inc. can be found here. NETGEAR Genie is normally installed in the C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie folder, depending on the user's option. C:\Program Files\NETGEAR Genie\uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall NETGEAR Genie. NETGEARGenie.exe is the NETGEAR Genie's primary executable file and it takes about 589.25 KB (603392 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of NETGEAR Genie. They take an average of 3.89 MB (4082560 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (636.63 KB)
  • wpdel.exe (220.25 KB)
  • wpinst.exe (704.25 KB)
  • genie2_tray.exe (102.75 KB)
  • InternetDaemon.exe (297.75 KB)
  • NETGEAR Genie WiFi Analytics.exe (978.25 KB)
  • NETGEARGenie.exe (589.25 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon.exe (191.25 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon64.exe (226.75 KB)
  • readyShareFileChecker.exe (39.75 KB) to view all...

This web page is about NETGEAR Genie version alone. You can find below a few links to other NETGEAR Genie releases: to view all...
NETGEAR Genie has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

The files below were left behind on your disk by NETGEAR Genie when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Search_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\150\D__Program Files (x86)_NETGEAR Genie_bin_NETGEARGenie_exe

Frequently the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NETGEAR Genie

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\NETGEARGenieDaemon\ImagePath

How to delete NETGEAR Genie with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NETGEAR Genie is an application by NETGEAR Inc.. Some computer users decide to remove it. This can be easier said than done because uninstalling this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE way 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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 programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find NETGEAR Genie or simply activate the Search field and type in "NETGEAR Genie". The NETGEAR Genie application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click NETGEAR Genie in the list of programs, the following information about the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about NETGEAR Genie, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will 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 proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong NETGEAR Genie that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing NETGEAR Genie with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to remove NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove NETGEAR Genie supposing 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: 2016-06-18 21:40:35.730