What is CCC.exe?
CCC.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 CCC.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.
CCC.exe file information
The process known as Catalyst Control Centre: Host application or Catalyst Control Center: Host application belongs to software Catalyst Control Centre or Catalyst Control Center - Branding or Catalyst Control Center or AMD VISION Engine Control Center by ATI Technologies (www.ati.com).
Description: CCC.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. CCC.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 49,152 bytes (52% of all occurrences), 65,536 bytes, 299,008 bytes or 299,520 bytes.
The file is not a Windows system file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. The program is not visible. CCC.exe seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 21% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with CCC.exe occur, you can also do the following:
- go to the support area of the AMD website
- update the program
- uninstall the software Catalyst Control Center using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs)
Recommended: Identify CCC.exe related errors
If CCC.exe is located in a subfolder of Windows Temp folder, the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 394,240 bytes (75% of all occurrences) or 371,214 bytes. There is no file information. The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as CCC.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder, for example WS.Reputation.1 (detected by Symantec), and Gen:Variant.Graftor.45764 (detected by BitDefender). Therefore, you should check the CCC.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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