How to remove an DeskAdServ error
The free file information forum can help you determine if DeskAdServ.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.
DeskAdServ.exe file information
The process belongs to software DeskAd Service by unknown.
Description: DeskAdServ.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 26,112 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. Program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File DeskAdServ.exe is not a Windows core file. DeskAdServ.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 64% dangerous.
There is a possibility to uninstall the associated program
Recommended: Identify DeskAdServ.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
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