What is hidfind.exe?
Hidfind.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if hidfind.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
Hidfind.exe file information
The process known as Alps Pointing-device Driver belongs to software Alps Pointing-device Driver or Dell Touchpad or ALPS Touch Pad Driver or Alps USB Mouse detection application by Alps Electric Co. (www.alps.com) or ALPS (www.alps.com).
Description: Hidfind.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. hidfind.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings" - mostly C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 45,056 bytes (55% of all occurrences), 40,960 bytes and 8 more variants.
The program is not visible. Hidfind.exe is not a Windows core file. Hidfind.exe is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. Therefore the technical security rating is 16% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with hidfind.exe, you can uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Dell Touchpad or ALPS Touch Pad Driver.
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If hidfind.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 82% dangerous. The file size is 39,940 bytes. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. Hidfind.exe is not a Windows core file. Hidfind.exe is able to monitor applications and manipulate other programs.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as hidfind.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the hidfind.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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