How to remove an cpqalert error
The free file information forum can help you determine if cpqalert.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Cpqalert.exe file information
The process known as Insight Local Alert Service or Compaq Local Alert Service belongs to software Insight Management Agent or Compaq Local Alert Service or Compaq Management Agents by Hewlett-Packard Company (www.hp.com) or Compaq Computer (www.compaq.com).
Description: cpqalert.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - usually C:\Program Files\Compaq\Compaq Management Agents\.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 512,000 bytes.
The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows core file. cpqalert.exe is able to hide itself and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 41% dangerous.
If you encounter difficulties with cpqalert.exe, you can remove the entire program Insight Management Agent or Compaq Management Agents using Windows Control Panel.
Recommended: Identify cpqalert.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "Compaq Alerter" can run at start up. Compaq's Insight Manager Agent - a tool that allows for "fault, performance, and configuration management". Recommended for corporate users only. It's best removed if installed but not wanted, rather than disabled at startup. See here for more information
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