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What is hpoevm08.exe?

Hpoevm08.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 hpoevm08.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.

Hpoevm08.exe file information

The process known as HP OfficeJet COM Event Manager belongs to software hp digital imaging - hp all-in-one series by Hewlett-Packard Co (www.hp.com).

Description: Hpoevm08.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. hpoevm08.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - generally C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Digital Imaging\bin\. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 286,720 bytes (90% of all occurrences) or 282,624 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/hpoevm08.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. Hpoevm08.exe is not a Windows system file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 27% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case of problems with hpoevm08.exe, you may also uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 or HP Foto- und Bildbearbeitung.

Recommended: Identify hpoevm08.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as hpoevm08.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the hpoevm08.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.


User Comments

don't know anything but I think is hp printer file
Works like a spooler for HP officejet products
If you kill the process, you can still print and scan with your OfficeJet.
have hp printer installed,cannot shutdown normally
  van lent ronald  

  Shaun   (further information)
installed by HP 2100 and 2200 multifuntion printers. It's a pain and locks up a number of PC's and yet, there is a simple work around.
This wasn't there until I installed my hp 2175 printer
every hour it shows an error message, "Error occured communicating with the scanning device"

Summary: Average user rating of hpoevm08.exe: based on 5 votes with 8 user comments.
4 users think hpoevm08.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. 3 users don't grade hpoevm08.exe ("not sure about it").

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