You may be confused when you first noticed the existence of the Alljoyn Router service on Windows 10. You may wonder what it is and should you remove it. Now. this post from MiniTool provides information about Alljoyn Router for you.

What Is Alljoyn Router Service

What is Alljoyn Router service? Alljoyn Router service is open source software of AllSeen Alliance. This service is dedicated to Windows 10 because it enables the system to communicate with other services via IoT (Internet of Things). Besides, it makes it easier for other devices running other operating systems to process and understand information.

Also see: Modem VS Router: What Is the Difference Between Them?

Should You Remove It

Should you remove it? Only when doing any work in the system, you need to use the Alljoyn Router service. However, most Windows users do not need this service. Therefore, if you are not interested in any form of communication with IoT devices in the office, home, or any other place, you can choose to disable it.

If you are a gamer, you will not use the Alljoyn Router service on your PC. Besides, if you stop the service, you will get higher performance and the ability to run games seamlessly. Also, if there is no problem to let it run in the background, then you can choose to keep it in the system.

How to Remove It

Now, let’s see how to remove Alljoyn Router on your PC.

Remove Alljoyn Router in Services

You can try to disable Alljoyn Router in Services. Here is how to do that:

Step 1: Type services in the Search box to open it. Then, you need to click the Standard category.

click the Standard category

Step 2: Then, find Alljoyn Router and right-click it to choose Properties.

Step 3: Under the General tab, you need to change the Startup Type to Disabled and click the Apply button. Then, you have disabled Alljoyn Router successfully.

Remove Alljoyn Router in Task Manager

You can also disable Alljoyn Router in Task Manager. Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Type Task Manager in the Search box to open it.

open Task Manager

Step 2: Find Alljoyn Router and right-click it. Then, click Open file location.

Step 3: Then, open the Alljoyn Router file and return to the Task Manager window once again.

Step 4: Right-click it and click the End Task button. After that, you can delete the Alljoyn Router folder completely.

Remove Smartbyte Drivers and Services in Control Panel

The last method for you to remove Alljoyn Router is to remove it in Control Panel. This method is still available in the latest version of Windows 10. You can follow the steps below:

Step 1: Type control panel in the search box, and then select Control Panel from the search results.

Step 2: Find and click on Programs and Features to continue.

Step 3: Right-click Alljoyn Router to uninstall and click the Uninstall button.

Also see: How to Uninstall Programs on Windows 10? Here Are Methods

Final Words

From this post, you can know what Alljoyn Router is and how to remove it from your PC. If you have such a demand, you can try the methods mentioned above.

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