How to remove an DrvLsnr error
The free file information forum can help you determine if DrvLsnr.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.
DrvLsnr.exe file information
Description: The file DrvLsnr.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (mostly C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\).
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 69,632 bytes (99% of all occurrences), 77,824 bytes or 81,920 bytes.
DrvLsnr.exe is not a Windows system file. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. DrvLsnr.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 49% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with DrvLsnr.exe, you might want to uninstall the software SoundMAX or Topspeed ODBC 32-Bit using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).
Recommended: Identify DrvLsnr.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "drvlsnr" can run at start up. Compaq/ADI SoundMAX integrated digital audio controller related. May solve a problem if your sound cuts out unexpectedly
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as DrvLsnr.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the DrvLsnr.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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