Powerline Universal Utility

Windows Powerline Utility 2

Early versions were named after the products (e.g. XAV1004 Powerline Utility) but appear to be the same application. 

Application Details:

Version: 2.x
License: Free to use
URL: http://downloadcenter.netgear....
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.44

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Test Results

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What works

  • Installation
  • Application

What does not

  • No products are detected
  • Version appears to have a redraw problem if closed and reopened following installation


What was not tested


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Additional Comments

If RAW sockets are needed this application may need to be run as root. Will update.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 21 20151.7.44Yes Yes GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 06 20141.7.11Yes Yes GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 06 20121.5.12Yes Yes GarbageKen Sharp 
CurrentUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 31 20121.5.9Yes Yes GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 05 20101.1.41No Not installable Garbagean anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
3548 .lnk file is created on the desktop together with the program icon... NEW View
31626 Redraw problem in Netgear's Powerline Utility NEW View
31898 Netgear Powerline Utility cannot detect HomePlug devices (PNP device manager 'Network Card' device interface class GUID '{ad498944-762f-11d0-8dcb-00c04fc3358c}' missing) NEW View
35541 Netgear Powerline: install --> uninstall --> install fails NEW View

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