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What is brs.exe?

Brs.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 brs.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.

Brs.exe file information

The process known as brs belongs to software cyberlink brs or CyberLink or MATLAB by cyberlink (www.gocyberlink.com) or CyberLink (www.gocyberlink.com).

Description: Brs.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. brs.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 75,048 bytes (65% of all occurrences), 91,432 bytes and 11 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/brs.exe.html 
There is no file information. The file is not a Windows system file. The brs.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The file is digitally signed. The application starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you run into problems with brs.exe, you can remove the entire program CyberLink Corp. or Suite using Windows Control Panel or search for help on the company [1][2]'s website.

Recommended: Identify brs.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as brs.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder, for example TrojanDownloader:Win32/Unruy.E (detected by Microsoft), and Trojan Horse (detected by Symantec). Therefore, you should check the brs.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

This startup entry is started automatically from a Run, RunOnce, RunServices, or RunServicesOnce entry in the registry. Added by the PowerDVD. This startup allows the user to set the Region on Blu-ray discs.
  The Master  
It's from PowerDVD or one of the processes from that program.
It's from PowerDVD Ultra from Cyberlink
wiem że brs.exe to program który wchodzi w skład pakietu cyber link power dvd i jest wogóle niepotrzebny zabiera tylko pamięć i nic nierobi
Brs.exe is a program from Cyberlink although some time ago some antiviruses gave false positive on it.
Shared file for the Cyberlink DVD program
  James Cales  
brs.exe is an essential program for CyberLink PowerDVD's Blu-ray disc region settings.
  JohnicBoom   (further information)
It gives an error message and shuts down my computer. I don't know what it is, but it has to come off.
Cyberlink DVD program, Shuts down computer
  PC User  
Said MSVCR71.dll missing so BRS.exe failed.
blu-ray region settings from cyberlink power dvd

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of brs.exe: based on 15 votes with 12 user comments.
3 users think brs.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 4 users think it's probably harmless. 7 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. 4 users don't grade brs.exe ("not sure about it").

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