Deutsch

What is jswtrayutil.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the jswtrayutil.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

Click to Run a Free Scan for jswtrayutil.exe related errors

Jswtrayutil.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with jswtrayutil
Jswtrayutil.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as jswtrayutil.exe belongs to software Atheros Wi-Fi Protected Setup or RangeMax Wireless-N USB Adapter (version WN111v2) or NETGEAR WNA1100 wireless USB (version 2.0 adapter) or NETGEAR WNA1100 (version N150 Wireless USB Adapter) or RangeMax Wireless-N USB or QSS Installation Program or Atheros Wi-Fi Protected Setup Library or NETGEAR RangeMax Duo Wireless-N by unknown.

Description: Jswtrayutil.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Jswtrayutil.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 8/7/XP is 32,871 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/jswtrayutil.exe.html 
There is no file information. Jswtrayutil.exe is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. The software is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 57% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.
If problems with jswtrayutil.exe occur, you could remove the entire program QSS Installation Program using Windows Control Panel.

Recommended: Identify jswtrayutil.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as jswtrayutil.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the jswtrayutil.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.

Score

User Comments

jswtrayutil.exe is part of Jumpstart located in C:\Program Files\Jumpstart\jswtrayutil.exe. It's a tray utility for wireless from TP-LINK TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD
  Paul  

Summary: Average user rating of jswtrayutil.exe: based on 2 votes with 1 user comment. One user thinks jswtrayutil.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless.


Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about jswtrayutil.exe:
How would you rate it:
Link for more info:
Your Name:
 

Best practices for resolving jswtrayutil issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with jswtrayutil. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off doing a repair of your installation, or in the case of Windows 8, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the jswtrayutil.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.



Other processes

jswtrayutil.exe [all]