The genuine pppeuser.exe file is a software component of CyberPower PowerPanel Personal Edition by Cyber Power Systems. The file is part of the Personal Edition UPS Monitoring & Control Software. It allows monitoring and control of a UPS (Unlimited Power Supply).
PPPEUser stands for PowerPanel Personal Edition User
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 pppeuser.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.
The process known as CyberPower PowerPanel Personal Edition (version 1.2) or PowerPanel Personal Edition User Interaction belongs to software CyberPower PowerPanel Personal Edition or GEEK SQUAD POWER MANAGEMENT or PowerPanel Personal Edition or CyberPower PowerPanel by Cyber Power Systems (www.cyberpowersystems.com) or GEEK SQUAD (www.geeksquad.com).
Description: Pppeuser.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Pppeuser.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 8/7/XP are 262,144 bytes (40% of all occurrences), 315,392 bytes, 270,336 bytes, 323,584 bytes or 353,728 bytes.
Pppeuser.exe is not a Windows system file. The process has no file description. You can uninstall this program in the Control Panel. The process starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: Run, MACHINE\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 30% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
If you have any problems with pppeuser.exe, you can also completely remove CyberPower PowerPanel or GEEK SQUAD POWER MANAGEMENT (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as pppeuser.exe. Therefore, you should check the pppeuser.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.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with pppeuser. 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 doing a repair of your installation, or in the case of Windows 8, 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 pppeuser.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.