What is daemonu.exe?
Daemonu.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 daemonu.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.
Daemonu.exe file information
The process known as NVIDIA Settings Update Manager belongs to software NVIDIA Update Components or NVIDIA Update Service Daemon or NVIDIA GeForce Experience or NVIDIA Display Control Panel or NVIDIA Settings Update Manager or NVIDIA Updatus by NVIDIA (www.nvidia.com).
Description: Daemonu.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. daemonu.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,214,504 bytes (15% of all occurrences), 2,253,120 bytes and 24 more variants.
The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows core file. The file has a digital signature. It is a Verisign signed file. The process uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. Daemonu.exe is able to connect to the Internet and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 44% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case you experience problems using daemonu.exe, you may also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > NVIDIA Update or Mises à jour NVIDIA).
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If daemonu.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 48% dangerous. The file size is 1,927,968 bytes. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. It is a Verisign signed file. Daemonu.exe is digitally signed. Daemonu.exe is not a Windows system file. Daemonu.exe is able to connect to the Internet.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as daemonu.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the daemonu.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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