What is hpoSTS08.exe?
HpoSTS08.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 hpoSTS08.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.
HpoSTS08.exe file information
Description: HpoSTS08.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file hpoSTS08.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (common is C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Digital Imaging\Bin\).
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 311,296 bytes (73% of all occurrences), 307,200 bytes or 303,104 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. The file is not a Windows core file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 6% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You might want to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 or HP Foto- und Bildbearbeitung).
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as hpoSTS08.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the hpoSTS08.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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