Deutsch

What is Connector.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the Connector.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

Click to Run a Free Scan for Connector.exe related errors

Connector.exe file information

The process known as Connector belongs to software Connector or CyclonConnector by CyclonMedia or Smip developers.

Description: Connector.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file Connector.exe is located in a subfolder of the user's profile folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 13,179,660 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 659,456 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/connector.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The Connector.exe file is not a Windows core file. Connector.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 65% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: If problems with Connector occur, you can safely remove the program using the uninstall program of (Control Panel ⇒ Uninstall a Program).

Recommended: Identify Connector.exe related errors

If Connector.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 58% dangerous. The file size is 258,560 bytes. The program has no visible window. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: Run). It is not a Windows core file.

If Connector.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 64% dangerous. The file size is 651,776 bytes. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: Run). The file is not a Windows core file. Connector.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs.

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

Score

User Comments

There are no user opinions yet. Why not be the first to write a short comment?


Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about Connector.exe:
How would you rate it:
Link for more info:
Your Name:
 

Best practices for resolving Connector issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with Connector. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the Connector.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.



Other processes

Connector.exe [all]