How to remove an IAAnotif error
IAAnotif.exe is a executable file (a program) for Windows. The filename extension .exe is the abbreviation for executable. 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 IAAnotif.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.
IAAnotif.exe file information
The process known as Event Monitor User Notification Tool or IAA Event Monitor User Notification Tool
belongs to software RAID Event Monitor or IntelŪ Matrix Storage Manager or IAA RAID Event Monitor or IntelŪ PRO Network or IntelŪ Network Connections or IntelŪ PRO Network Connections or IntelŪ Turbo Memory or Event Monitor User Notification Tool
by Intel (www.intel.com).
Description: The file IAAnotif.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (mostly C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Application Accelerator\).
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 186,904 bytes (28% of all occurrences), 151,552 bytes and 20 more variants.
IAAnotif.exe is not a Windows system file. The program is not visible. The IAAnotif.exe file is certified by a trustworthy company. IAAnotif.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 32% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you run into problems with IAAnotif.exe, you may want to do the following:
1) uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ IntelŪ Application Accelerator or IntelŪ Matrix Storage Manager
2) ask for help from Support
3) make sure that you have installed the latest version.
Recommended: Identify IAAnotif.exe related errors
If IAAnotif.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 186,904 bytes. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program has no visible window. It is a Verisign signed file. The IAAnotif.exe file is digitally signed. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. IAAnotif.exe is able to record inputs.
External information from Paul Collins:
- "IAAnotif" can run at start up. IAA Event Monitor User Notification Tool - part of IntelŪ Application Accelerator - "a performance software package for desktop PCs using select IntelŪ chipsets" that "replaces the ATA drivers that come with Windows with drivers optimized for desktop and mobile PCs." If you use the RAID version it's required to notify you if a RAID 1 disk has failed
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as IAAnotif.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder, for example TROJ_UNRUY.SMT (detected by TrendMicro), and TrojanDownloader:Win32/Unruy.C (detected by Microsoft). Therefore, you should check the IAAnotif.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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