wlanext.exe

Process name: wlanext.exe

Application using this process: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

wlanext.exe

Process name: wlanext.exe

Application using this process: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

wlanext.exe




Process name: wlanext.exe

Application using this process: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

What is wlanext.exe doing on my computer?

wlanext.exe ( Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework) is a process belonging to Microsoft Windows operation system and it is responsible for providing an interface between wireless security and connectivity features and the wireless network adapter driver which can be of a USB, PCMCIA or PCI form. It is advisable not to stop or remove wlanext.exe since this might interfere with Internet connection.


Non-system processes like wlanext.exe originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that over time your registry suffers fragmentation and accumulates invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.
wlanext.exe

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Is wlanext.exe harmful?

wlanext.exe has not been assigned a security rating yet.
wlanext.exe is unrated

Can I stop or remove wlanext.exe?

Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Scan your system now to identify unused processes that are using up valuable resources. wlanext.exe is used by 'Microsoft® Windows® Operating System'.This is an application created by 'Microsoft Corporation'. To stop wlanext.exe permanently uninstall 'Microsoft® Windows® Operating System' from your system. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time.

Is wlanext.exe CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up.

Why is wlanext.exe giving me errors?

Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.







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