What is dagent.exe?
Dagent.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 dagent.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.
Dagent.exe file information
The process known as PatchLink Detection Agent, used to detect the local information and report the results back to your belongs to software PatchLink Update Agent or Altiris Deployment Agent for Windows or Altiris Deployment Agent by PatchLink (www.patchlink.com) or Altiris (www.altiris.com).
Description: Dagent.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. dagent.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 689,728 bytes (60% of all occurrences) or 1,298,432 bytes.
The program has no visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The file is not a Windows system file. Dagent.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 24% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
The software vendor offers the option to uninstall Altiris Deployment Agent or PatchLink Update Agent from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as dagent.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the dagent.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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