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What is DDCMan.exe?

DDCMan.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 DDCMan.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.

DDCMan.exe file information

The process known as WildTangent Broadcast Games Manager or WildTangent DDCManager Module or WildTangent Channel Manager belongs to software WildTangent Channel Manager or WildTangent Broadcast Games Manager by WildTangent (www.wildtangent.com).

Description: DDCMan.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. DDCMan.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (common is C:\Program Files\WildTangent\DDC\DDCManager\). Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 155,648 bytes (55% of all occurrences) or 122,880 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/ddcman.exe.html 
The file is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). DDCMan.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 49% dangerous.
It is possible to remove the entire program WildTangent Channel Manager using Windows Control Panel.

Recommended: Identify DDCMan.exe related errors

External information from Paul Collins:

  • "DDCMan" is not required to run at start up. Digital Distribution Channel - formally part of the WildTangent on-line games delivery service. Note that WildTanget's privacy policy used to state that they also collect and share individuals information but this is no longer the case

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as DDCMan.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the DDCMan.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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