How to remove an hppwrsav error
The free file information forum can help you determine if hppwrsav.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.
Hppwrsav.exe file information
Description: hppwrsav.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - generally C:\SCANJET\PrecisionScanLT\.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 23,552 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. The application starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 63% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with hppwrsav.exe, you could also uninstall HP PrecisionScan LT Software or Software HP PrecisionScan LT from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
Recommended: Identify hppwrsav.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "HPPWRSAV" can run at start up. Power save related for HP Scanners. Many users have complained of system freezes with it running but it stops the light from remaining on all the time. Try www.hp.com, pick your OS option under the SUPPORT tab, follow the instructions and you will find an updated lamp control patch
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as hppwrsav.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the hppwrsav.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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