What is EraserUtilRebootDrv?

EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the operating system, hardware etc. The free file information forum can help you determine if EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys is a Windows system file or if it belongs to an application that you can trust.

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EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys file information

The process known as Symantec Eraser Utility Driver or EraserUtilRebootDrv belongs to software ERASER ENGINE or EraserUtilRebootDrv by Symantec (

Description: EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 157,520 bytes (27% of all occurrences), 109,616 bytes and 7 more variants. 
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program is not visible. It is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. There is no detailed description of this service. The EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys file is not a Windows core file. EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys appears to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 18% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Recommended: Identify EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys. Therefore, you should check the EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys 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.


User Comments

Norton Internet Security Driver
Symantec, but mine is not signed
praticamente nada até ler isso

Summary: Average user rating of EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys: based on 1 vote with 3 user comments. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users don't grade EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys ("not sure about it").

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Best practices for resolving EraserUtilRebootDrv issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with EraserUtilRebootDrv. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the EraserUtilRebootDrv.sys process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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