What is BJMyPrt.exe?

The genuine BJMyPrt.exe file is a software component of Canon My Printer by Canon.
Canon My Printer provides access to configuration tools and settings for Canon printers. Bjmyprt.exe runs the Canon My Printer program. This is not a critical Windows component and can be removed if known to cause problems. Canon My Printer is program that is usually installed with Canon printers and scanners. The program offers users access to modify settings such as the paper source. It also displays information on ink levels, and guidance on dealing with problems such as ink smudging. This program supports the Windows platform. Canon Inc. is a Japanese corporation that designs and manufactures imaging and optical products such as camcorders, cameras, steppers, photocopiers, computer printers, as well as medical equipment. Canon was founded in 1937 as Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory by Takeshi Mitarai, Goro Yoshida, Saburo Uchida and Takeo Maeda. The company is currently worth over ¥4 trillion and employs over 190,000 people and has offices on all continents except Antarctica. Canon is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

BJMyPrt stands for Canon Bubble Jet My Printer

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the BJMyPrt.exe 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.

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BJMyPrt.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with BJMyPrt
BJMyPrt.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as Canon My Printer belongs to software Canon Utilities My Printer or Canon My Printer by CANON INC (

Description: BJMyPrt.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. BJMyPrt.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 1,983,816 bytes (17% of all occurrences), 1,603,152 bytes and 12 more variants. 
BJMyPrt.exe is not a Windows system file. The BJMyPrt.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. BJMyPrt.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 19% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Uninstalling this variant: If any problems with Canon Utilities My Printer or Canon My Printer occur, you can remove the entire program using Windows Control Panel.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as BJMyPrt.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the BJMyPrt.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.


User Comments

bjmyprt.exe is Canon My Printer System Tray icon. System Tray icon which enables the user to open the Canon My Printer software which gets installed by the Drivers CD of many Canon printers. Through that System Tray icon you can access printer settings (media type, layout, photo effects, set ting up of profiles), printer status, and perform troubleshooting.
  Mike   (further information)
Installazione guidata Hardware "me lo chiede"
  Gian Enrico  
it takes up over 6,000k memory usage
  kade dahl  
BJMYPRT.EXE located in 'Program Files, Canon, My Printer'.Size: 2,516,296 bytes.Size on disc:2,519,040 bytes.File came with Cannon installation disc. Windows Task Manager Process tab shows 300k mem usage, 700k virtual mem usage.

Summary: Average user rating of BJMyPrt.exe: based on 4 votes with 4 user comments. 2 users think it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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Best practices for resolving BJMyPrt issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with BJMyPrt. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic 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 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the BJMyPrt.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity 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. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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