What is ODD_Monitor.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the ODD_Monitor.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

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ODD_Monitor.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with ODD_Monitor
ODD_Monitor.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as ODD Monitor Application belongs to software MSI ODD Monitor Application by Micro-Star Int'l Co. (

Description: ODD_Monitor.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file ODD_Monitor.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 76,800 bytes (55% of all occurrences), 83,512 bytes or 83,952 bytes. 
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file. The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 29% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: If problems with ODD_Monitor.exe come up, you may want to do the following:
  1) remove the entire program MSI ODD Monitor using Windows Control Panel
  2) visit the vendor's support site.

Recommended: Identify ODD_Monitor.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as ODD_Monitor.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ODD_Monitor.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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Best practices for resolving ODD_Monitor issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with ODD_Monitor. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the ODD_Monitor.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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