Application Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect

A guide to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect from your computer

This page is about Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is developed by Qualcomm Atheros. More info about Qualcomm Atheros can be seen here. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Smart Network\WFDA folder (same installation drive as Windows). Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{21DD6041-7251-40FA-9D06-C5EB30268E0F}\setup.exe. WiFiDirectApplication.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 40.13 KB (41096 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect. They occupy about 205.38 KB (210312 bytes) on disk.

  • DCAdmin.exe (55.63 KB)
  • DCDhcpService.exe (109.63 KB)
  • WiFiDirectApplication.exe (40.13 KB)

This web page is about Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect version 3.1 only. For more Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect versions please click below:

How to delete Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect is a program marketed by the software company Qualcomm Atheros. Some computer users want to erase this program. This is hard because performing this manually takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE solution 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 already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect or simply click the Search field and type in "Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect". The Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect in the list of apps, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. 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 ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Qualcomm Atheros Direct Connect by Qualcomm Atheros from your computer, 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 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 12:35:25.747