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What is CapsHook.exe?

CapsHook.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 CapsHook.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.

CapsHook.exe file information

The process known as CapsAndNumKeyNotify belongs to software Super Hybrid Engine or CapsAadNumNotify by ASUS (www.asus.com).

Description: CapsHook.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file CapsHook.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 445,344 bytes (83% of all occurrences), 439,712 bytes or 440,224 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/capshook.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. It is digitally signed. The file is able to record keyboard inputs. CapsHook.exe is not a Windows system file. The file is a Verisign signed file. CapsHook.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 73% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In the event of any problems with CapsHook.exe, you can uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Super Hybrid Engine or CapsHook or ask the www.asus.com's Customer Service for advice.

Recommended: Identify CapsHook.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as CapsHook.exe. Therefore, you should check the CapsHook.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

it comes with newer asus eee pc's, puts up a taskbar notice when caps lock is on

Summary: Average user rating of CapsHook.exe: based on 2 votes with 1 user comment.
One user thinks CapsHook.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks CapsHook.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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