How to remove an LVComsX error
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LVComsX.exe file information
The process known as LVCom Server belongs to software Logitech QuickCam or Labtec WebCam or Logitech or Acer OrbiCam or Logitech Video Enumerator or Logitech Communications Manager by Logitech (www.logitech.com) or Labtec (www.labtec.com).
Description: LVComsX.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32 or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows or in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 221,184 bytes (87% of all occurrences), 225,280 bytes and 10 more variants.
The file is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. LVComsX.exe is an unknown file in the Windows folder. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). LVComsX.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 59% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could uninstall HijackThis from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
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If LVComsX.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files", the security rating is 14% dangerous. The file size is 244,512 bytes (36% of all occurrences), 252,704 bytes or 243,248 bytes.
The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. File LVComsX.exe is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. Program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run).
LVComsX.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications.
The software publisher Logitech provides an uninstall program
If LVComsX.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 29% dangerous. The file size is 221,184 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 244,512 bytes.
The program has no visible window. It is not a Windows core file.
LVComsX.exe is able to monitor applications and record inputs.
You could uninstall ASUS Probe or Logitech QuickCam from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
External information from Paul Collins:
- "LVCOMSX": Logitech webcam related. What does it do and is it required?
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as LVComsX.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the LVComsX.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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