How to remove an acedrv11 error
Acedrv11.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the OS, hardware etc.
The free file information forum can help you determine if acedrv11.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
Acedrv11.sys file information
The process known as ProtectDisc (version x64/x86 Hybrid Driver) belongs to software ProtectDisc (version x64/x86 Hybrid Driver) or Protect Software GmbH by Protect Software GmbH (www.protect-software.com).
Description: acedrv11.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 185,472 bytes (35% of all occurrences), 277,544 bytes, 501,560 bytes, 277,736 bytes or 295,432 bytes.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program is not visible. It is certified by a trustworthy company. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file. acedrv11.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 34% dangerous.
You can also do the following:
1) uninstall Protect Software GmbH software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista)
2) turn to the software developer, Protect-software, for advice.
Recommended: Identify acedrv11.sys related errors
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