How to remove an Alcohol error
The free file information forum can help you determine if Alcohol.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
The process known as Alcohol (version 120%, 52%) or Loader Alcohol (version 120% Retail) belongs to software Alcohol (version 120%, 52%) by Alcohol Soft Development Team (www.alcohol-soft.com) or ChVL.
Description: The file Alcohol.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,378,304 bytes (27% of all occurrences), 1,454,536 bytes and 7 more variants.
Alcohol.exe is not a Windows system file. The program can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. Alcohol.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 17% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could uninstall Alcohol 120% from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
Recommended: Identify Alcohol.exe related errors
If Alcohol.exe is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 26% dangerous. The file size is 1,378,304 bytes. The program can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. The program is not visible. Alcohol.exe is not a Windows system file.
External information from Paul Collins:
There are different files with the same name:
- "Alcohol" can run at start up. Alcohol 120% - CD/DVD emulation/writing/copying software
- "Alcohol Autorun" can run at start up. Alcohol 120% - CD/DVD emulation/writing/copying software
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Alcohol.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Alcohol.exe 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.
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