Please read below to decide for yourself whether the _iu14D2N.tmp on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
Description: _iu14D2N.tmp is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. _iu14D2N.tmp is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings".
Known file sizes on Windows 8/7/XP are 668,938 bytes (16% of all occurrences), 684,377 bytes and 8 more variants.
The process has no file description. It is not a Windows core file. _iu14D2N.tmp is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 27% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
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If _iu14D2N.tmp is located in the Windows Temp folder, the security rating is 17% dangerous. The file size is 684,313 bytes (20% of all occurrences), 716,741 bytes, 707,418 bytes, 684,808 bytes or 1,205,232 bytes.
The program has a visible window. _iu14D2N.tmp is a file with no information about its developer. The _iu14D2N.tmp file is not a Windows system file.
_iu14D2N.tmp is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs.
You can also turn to the software company, Pctools, for advice or uninstall PC Tools Security software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 8/7/Vista).
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as _iu14D2N.tmp. Therefore, you should check the _iu14D2N.tmp process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with _iu14D2N. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off doing a repair of your installation, or in the case of Windows 8, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.
To help you analyze the _iu14D2N.tmp process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.