How to remove an bgsmsnd error
The free file information forum can help you determine if bgsmsnd.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.
Bgsmsnd.exe file information
Description: bgsmsnd.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32 - normally C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\2\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 106,496 bytes (54% of all occurrences), 151,552 bytes and 7 more variants.
There is no description of the program. The program is not visible. Bgsmsnd.exe is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The file is not a Windows system file. The process starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 78% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with BluePrint UserSO or ArCon 9 Profesionál occur, you can also remove the entire program using Windows Control Panel.
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If bgsmsnd.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 50% dangerous. The file size is 160,136 bytes (75% of all occurrences) or 161,496 bytes. The program is not visible. The file is digitally signed. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Bgsmsnd.exe is not a Windows system file.
If bgsmsnd.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 36% dangerous. The file size is 160,136 bytes. The program has no visible window. It is certified by a trustworthy company. File bgsmsnd.exe is not a Windows system file.
External information from Paul Collins:
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as bgsmsnd.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the bgsmsnd.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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