"Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" Installed Program on Windows 7

Q

What is the installed program "Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" on my Windows 7 computer? Why it is not visible in Control Panel?

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A

"Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" is an installed program on Windows 7 system managed by Windows Installer.

You will not see "Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" listed on "uninstall or change a program" in Control Panel, because it is flagged as a hidden system component in the registry (SystemComponent=1).

Information related to "Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" installed program:

Name: Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software
Publisher: Intel Corporation
Size: 105268 KB
Version: 18.40.0.0775
System Component: 1
Identifying Number: {362FC667-C52E-4985-AEFB-8533A2F3C49C}
Install Location: C:\Program Files\Intel
Install Source: C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{FA026B12-71FB-4996-9B82-F64F70B06453}v18.40.0\data\
Install Date: 20160903
Local Package: C:\windows\Installer\60e9b.msi
Package Name: WiFi.msi
Uninstall Command: MsiExec.exe /I{362FC667-C52E-4985-AEFB-8533A2F3C49C}
Windows Installer: __msi__

It is recommented to keep "Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software" as an installed program.

 

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