How to remove an connect error
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Connect.exe file information
The process known as Sametime Connect Application or Belkin USB Print and Storage Center or SharePort Utility or Belkin Network USB Hub Control Center
belongs to software Sametime Connect or Belkin USB Print and Storage Center or SharePort Utility or Belkin Network USB Hub or Lotus Sametime Client or Belkin USB Print and Storage
by Lotus Development (www-306.ibm.com/software/lotus) or Belkin International or D-Link (www.dlink.com).
Description: The file connect.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,302,528 bytes (34% of all occurrences), 1,306,624 bytes and 12 more variants.
File connect.exe is not a Windows system file. It is able to record keyboard inputs. Program uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. connect.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 59% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could remove the entire program Sametime Client or Belkin USB Print and Storage Center using Windows Control Panel.
Recommended: Identify connect.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "Sametime Connect" can run at start up. IBM Lotus Instant Messaging and Conferencing software
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as connect.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the connect.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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