NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher

A guide to uninstall NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher from your system

NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. Usually the NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher program is to be found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Wireless Network Watcher directory, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher is "C:\Program Files (x86)\Wireless Network Watcher\uninst.exe". Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file has a size of 869.09 KB (889952 bytes) on disk and is called WNetWatcher.exe.

The executable files below are installed together with NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher. They take about 915.78 KB (937758 bytes) on disk.

  • uninst.exe (46.69 KB)
  • WNetWatcher.exe (869.09 KB)
When planning to uninstall NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\uninst.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\WNetWatcher.cfg
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\WNetWatcher.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\WNetWatcher.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher\Uninstall.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher\Wireless Network Watcher Help.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher\Wireless Network Watcher.lnk

Many times the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\WNetWatcher.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\NirSoft\Wireless Network Watcher\WNetWatcher.exe.FriendlyAppName

A way to delete NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

 Sometimes, users decide to uninstall it. Sometimes this is efortful because removing this by hand requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to uninstall NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher 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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher or simply click the Search feature and type in "NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher". The NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher.
Uninstall NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher

8. After uninstalling NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling NirSoft Wireless Network Watcher with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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2015-01-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-01-16 14:05:35.130