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What is nmctxth.exe?

Nmctxth.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 nmctxth.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.

Nmctxth.exe file information

The process known as Pure Networks Platform Assistant belongs to software Pure Networks Platform by Pure Networks (www.purenetworks.com) or Cisco Systems (www.cisco.com).

Description: Nmctxth.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. nmctxth.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 648,504 bytes (49% of all occurrences), 642,856 bytes, 647,216 bytes, 451,896 bytes or 648,488 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/nmctxth.exe.html 
The file is a Verisign signed file. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. The nmctxth.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Nmctxth.exe is able to hide itself and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 18% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You have the option to completely remove Pure Networks Platform or Cisco-Linksys LLC (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).

Recommended: Identify nmctxth.exe related errors

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

It's a process used by Cisco for wireless network cards
This is from router Cisco, I have installed aplication from "Cisco" for wireless network cards. Seems to be needed.
nmctxth.exe is a Pure Networks Platform Assistant belonging to Network Magic from Pure Networks, Inc.
I turned it off in msconfig with no discernable consequences. Using a desktop PC hardwired to Cidsco router, no wireless card.

Summary: Average user rating of nmctxth.exe: based on 4 votes with 4 user comments.
2 users think nmctxth.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users think it's probably harmless. One user is not sure about it.

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