How to remove an DkIcon error
The free file information forum can help you determine if DkIcon.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.
DkIcon.exe file information
Description: The file DkIcon.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (mostly C:\Program Files\Executive Software\Diskeeper\).
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 221,184 bytes (31% of all occurrences), 184,408 bytes and 11 more variants.
The program has a visible window. It is not a Windows system file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 8% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with DkIcon.exe, you can also completely remove Diskeeper Professional Edition or Diskeeper Professional (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs), go to the support area of the Diskeeper website or search for an update on the vendor’s website.
Recommended: Identify DkIcon.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "DiskeeperSystray" is not required to run at start up. DisKeeper defragmentation software - can be started manually
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as DkIcon.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the DkIcon.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.
Glen O. Jacobson
JReese (further information)
Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.
Spyware Doctor detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, malware and tracking threats from your hard disk. Ideal supplement to Security Task Manager.
SpeedUpMyPC scans, cleans, repairs and optimizes your computer.
tosbtmng.exe mwaser.exe jrun.exe DkIcon.exe apvxdwin.exe nvwrses.dll fasttx2k.sys mpservic.exe avwupsrv.exe prohlp02.sys autorun.exe [all]