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What is hphupd08.exe?

Hphupd08.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 hphupd08.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.

Hphupd08.exe file information

The process known as HPHupd08 belongs to software HP Photosmart (version 330,380,420,470,7800,8000,8200) or HP Photosmart Premier or HP Image Zone or HP Photosmart Premier Software by Hewlett-Packard (www.hp.com).

Description: Hphupd08.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file hphupd08.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 49,152 bytes (96% of all occurrences), 28,172 bytes, 69,632 bytes or 40,292 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/hphupd08.exe.html 
The program has a visible window. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The hphupd08.exe file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 23% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You have the option to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > HP Image Zone or HP Photosmart Premier), ask Customer Support to assist you or look for a new, improved version.

Recommended: Identify hphupd08.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as hphupd08.exe. Therefore, you should check the hphupd08.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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Summary: Average user rating of hphupd08.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user is not sure about it.

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