How to remove an ElkCtrl error
The free file information forum can help you determine if ElkCtrl.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.
ElkCtrl.exe file information
Description: The file ElkCtrl.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 262,144 bytes.
It is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. File ElkCtrl.exe is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. Program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). ElkCtrl.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 61% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as ElkCtrl.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ElkCtrl.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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