How to remove an em_exec error
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Em_exec.exe file information
The process known as Logitech Events Handler Application or Control Center or MouseWare
belongs to software MouseWare or Mozilla Thunderbird or Logitech MouseWare or HijackThis or Whiz Kid US - Web World - The or MAGIX Photostory (version 4.0 e-version) or Microsoft Office Standard or Rome - Total War
by Logitech (www.logitech.com).
Description: em_exec.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - mostly C:\Program Files\Logitech\mouseware\SYSTEM\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 37,888 bytes (73% of all occurrences), 38,912 bytes and 4 more variants.
Program can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. It is not a Windows system file. The file is able to record keyboard inputs. The program has no visible window. em_exec.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 68% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with em_exec.exe, you can uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Logitech / MouseWare, ask the developer, Logitech, for assistance or search for an update on the vendor’s website.
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If em_exec.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 22% dangerous. The file size is 28,672 bytes. The program has a visible window. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders). Em_exec.exe is not a Windows core file.
External information from Paul Collins:
- "EM_EXEC" can run at start up. Logitech Mouseware driver. Needed to support some additional functionality of Logitech mice/trackballs such as "SmartMove". If you disable it and find you don't need it leave it disabled
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as em_exec.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the em_exec.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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