How to remove an fd error
The free file information forum can help you determine if fd.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.
Fd.exe file information
Description: fd.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 202,240 bytes (51% of all occurrences), 166,912 bytes and 7 more variants.
There is no information about the author of the file. The file is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). fd.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 64% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If fd.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 9% dangerous. The file size is 3,104,264 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 676,352 bytes.
The program has a visible window. It is not a Windows core file.
fd.exe is able to record inputs.
If there are any problems with fd.exe, you can uninstall FreshDownload software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
If fd.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 54% dangerous. The file size is 197,120 bytes.
The application has no file description. The program has no visible window. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run).
File fd.exe is not a Windows core file.
fd.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications.
If there are any problems with fd.exe, you can uninstall Uninstall Kanguru Wizard software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
If fd.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows, the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 90,112 bytes.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as fd.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the fd.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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