A way to uninstall NETGEAR Genie from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove NETGEAR Genie for Windows. The Windows version was created by NETGEAR Inc.. You can read more on NETGEAR Inc. or check for application updates here. NETGEAR Genie is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie directory, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the application. The full command line for removing NETGEAR Genie is C:\Program Files (x86)\NETGEAR Genie\uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. NETGEARGenie.exe is the NETGEAR Genie's main executable file and it takes approximately 1,016.32 KB (1040712 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed beside NETGEAR Genie. They take about 3.77 MB (3953976 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (624.32 KB)
  • wpdel.exe (219.78 KB)
  • wpinst.exe (703.78 KB)
  • genie2_tray.exe (119.82 KB)
  • InternetDaemon.exe (698.32 KB)
  • NETGEARGenie.exe (1,016.32 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon.exe (190.82 KB)
  • NETGEARGenieDaemon64.exe (226.32 KB)
  • readyShareFileChecker.exe (61.82 KB) to view all...

This page is about NETGEAR Genie version only. You can find below info on other releases of NETGEAR Genie: to view all...

How to remove NETGEAR Genie from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NETGEAR Genie is an application marketed by NETGEAR Inc.. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall it. This can be efortful because deleting this manually requires some know-how regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY solution to uninstall 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate 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. Notice that when you click NETGEAR Genie in the list of applications, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about NETGEAR Genie, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove NETGEAR Genie.
Uninstall NETGEAR Genie

8. After uninstalling NETGEAR Genie, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start 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 removing NETGEAR Genie with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that NETGEAR Genie by NETGEAR Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove 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.

2016-07-01 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @DeeaKartman
Last update on: 2016-07-01 18:30:07.383