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What is NkbMonitor.exe?

NkbMonitor.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should 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 NkbMonitor.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

NkbMonitor.exe file information

The process known as PictureProject Monitor belongs to software PictureProject or PictureProject Monitor by Nikon (www.nikon.com).

Description: NkbMonitor.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. NkbMonitor.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder - mostly C:\Program Files\Nikon\PictureProject\. The file size on Windows 7/XP is 118,784 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/nkbmonitor.exe.html 
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows core file. The software is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders). Therefore the technical security rating is 51% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with NkbMonitor.exe, you can also uninstall PictureProject or Audio Librarian Plus software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).

Recommended: Identify NkbMonitor.exe related errors

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


User Comments

This is part of the Nikon Digital Cameras Software Picture Project
  Harald Raunegger  
It's downloaded with Nikon Digital Camera Software
Nikon Camera Software
Part of Nikon software suite. Autodetects connection of latest Nikon branded digital cameras to your PC.
  matti salminen   (further information)
Gehört zu Nikon Picture Project
Nikon Picture Project File, does not seem to be dangerous ;)
Comes with the Nikon software to monti
Gehört zu Nikon Picture Project. Nützlich, wenn man öfter Bilder von einer Nikon-Kamera zum PC überträgt.
  Alan Gledhill  
Part of Nikon's Picture Project and is not dangerous. Installs autmatically when you install Picture Project.

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of NkbMonitor.exe: based on 10 votes with 9 user comments.
7 users think NkbMonitor.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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