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How to remove an LaunchU3 error


LaunchU3.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 LaunchU3.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.

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LaunchU3.exe file information

The process known as U3Launcher belongs to software U3Launcher by U3 (u3.sandisk.com).

Description: LaunchU3.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 921,600 bytes (34% of all occurrences), 950,272 bytes and 4 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/launchu3.exe.html 
There is no description of the program. The program has no visible window. LaunchU3.exe is not a Windows core file. The program can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. LaunchU3.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 39% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with LaunchU3.exe come up, you might want to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > U3Launcher) or visit the U3 website.

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If LaunchU3.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 30% dangerous. The file size is 921,600 bytes (40% of all occurrences), 1,336,632 bytes or 1,095,224 bytes. LaunchU3.exe is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows system file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. It is a Verisign signed file. It is digitally signed. LaunchU3.exe is able to monitor applications.
If problems with LaunchU3.exe come up, you might want to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > U3Launcher).

If LaunchU3.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 44% dangerous. The file size is 1,336,632 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 950,272 bytes. The process has no file description. The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file. LaunchU3.exe is able to monitor applications.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as LaunchU3.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the LaunchU3.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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User Comments

U3 launcher for U3 enabled usb sticks
  Dave Farrell   (further information)
It is part of U3 USB flash drive recognition software
  Thaddeus Bejnar   (further information)
LaunchU3.exe runs on my Macintosh G4.
  Jmi Morrison  
I found it here in Vista: C\ProgramData\U3\U3Launcher
  Greg  
LaunchU3 came preloaded on the GeekSquad USB Flash Drive, that I purchased at Best Buy. When I inserted the drive, my computer asked if I wanted to install it. I didn't know what it was, so I began to surf the internet to find out.
  A. Tidwell  
cruzer thumb drive allows software to run from thumb
  Garth Frost   (further information)
it is good software it will scan after inserting in to the system
  R.P.MANI  
cruzer sandisk U3 smart micro 1.0GB
  william... bill259  

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Summary: Average user rating of LaunchU3.exe: based on 8 votes with 8 reviews.
3 users think LaunchU3.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 4 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. 4 users don't grade LaunchU3.exe ("not sure about it").


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