What is BMUpdate.exe?
BMUpdate.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if BMUpdate.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
BMUpdate.exe file information
Description: BMUpdate.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file BMUpdate.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 176,128 bytes (97% of all occurrences) or 180,224 bytes.
The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The BMUpdate.exe file is not a Windows system file. BMUpdate.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 33% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify BMUpdate.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "BMupdate" is not required to run at start up. Related to the BookmarkCentral entry. Typically added after downloading drivers for Visioneer scanners for example, and you install the driver self-install
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as BMUpdate.exe. Therefore, you should check the BMUpdate.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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