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What is otshot.exe?

Otshot.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 otshot.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.

Otshot.exe file information

The process known as OtShot MFC Application belongs to software OtShot Application by unknown.

Description: Otshot.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. otshot.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 4,386,816 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/otshot.exe.html 
There is no file information. It is not a Windows core file. The application starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. Otshot.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 46% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with otshot.exe, you can uninstall OtShot software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).

Recommended: Identify otshot.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as otshot.exe. Therefore, you should check the otshot.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 program seems to have appeared on a number of computers late last year, around October to December. Based on the info in the link below and other sites liked to in there this seems to be harmful. It definitely slows computers down and it may do other harmful stuff. I recommend removing it right away. otshot.exe can also appear under some variations of this name, to be sure whether or not you have it, search for *otshot*.* to cover all possible variations on this name
  Jason Ross   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of otshot.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks otshot.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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