Application Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect

A way to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect for Windows. It is written by Qualcomm Atheros. You can read more on Qualcomm Atheros or check for application updates here. Usually the Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect program is found in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Smart Network\WFDA directory, depending on the user's option during install. The entire uninstall command line for Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{21DD6041-7251-40FA-9D06-C5EB30268E0F}\setup.exe. The application's main executable file is labeled WiFiDirectApplication.exe and its approximative size is 37.13 KB (38024 bytes).

Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect is composed of the following executables which occupy 201.45 KB (206280 bytes) on disk:

  • DCAdmin.exe (55.16 KB)
  • DCDhcpService.exe (109.16 KB)
  • WiFiDirectApplication.exe (37.13 KB)

This web page is about Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect version 3.0 only. Click on the links below for other Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect versions:

How to erase Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect is a program by Qualcomm Atheros. Sometimes, computer users want to erase it. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE approach to erase Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect 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, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect or simply click the Search feature and type in "Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect". If it exists on your system the Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect application will be found automatically. After you click Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect in the list of programs, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect.
Uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect

8. After removing Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect using 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 run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect by Qualcomm Atheros from your PC, nor are we saying that Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect by Qualcomm Atheros is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:13:55.477