How to remove an MediaButtons error
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MediaButtons.exe file information
Description: MediaButtons.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,166,784 bytes (57% of all occurrences), 2,433,024 bytes or 2,482,176 bytes.
Program has no file description. It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. File MediaButtons.exe is not a Windows system file. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders). MediaButtons.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 65% dangerous.
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