How to remove an HSF_TONE error
The file HSF_TONE.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the OS, hardware etc.
The free file information forum can help you determine if HSF_TONE.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
HSF_TONE.sys file information
Description: The file HSF_TONE.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 50,751 bytes.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. It is a Windows system file. The program is not visible. It is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. There is no detailed description of this service. HSF_TONE.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 2% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify HSF_TONE.sys related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as HSF_TONE.sys, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the HSF_TONE.sys 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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