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What is CaptureLibService.exe?

CaptureLibService.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 CaptureLibService.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.

CaptureLibService.exe file information

The process known as CaptureLibService belongs to software Freemake Video Downloader or Freemake Youtube (version Mp3 Converter) by Ellora Assets or Microsoft (www.microsoft.com) or Freemake (www.freemake.com).

Description: CaptureLibService.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. CaptureLibService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 9,216 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 8,704 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/capturelibservice.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows core file. CaptureLibService.exe seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You may want to do the following:
  1) uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Freemake Video Downloader or Freemake Youtube Mp3 Converter)
  2) ask the developer, Freemake, for assistance
  3) verify that you have installed the latest version.

Recommended: Identify CaptureLibService.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as CaptureLibService.exe. Therefore, you should check the CaptureLibService.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 Freemake, but runs in the background all the time with or without the Freemake program opened. Even after a system restart.
  Anonymous   (further information)
My CPU reaches ~80% thanks to this process.
CPU Auslastung auf 100 % im Leerlauf
  Robin Friedrichs  
Has a major impact on maximum upload bandwidth
extremely slowed down my computer for an hour
Was running in the background and using 95% of my CPU and causing severe system lag (Intel i7 Quad Core w/ Hyperthreading @ 3.6GHz)

Summary: Average user rating of CaptureLibService.exe: based on 5 votes with 6 user comments.
One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. 2 users suspect danger. One user is not sure about it.

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