How to remove an PTChangeFilterService error
PTChangeFilterService.exe is a executable file (a program) for Windows. The filename extension .exe is the abbreviation for executable. 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 PTChangeFilterService.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
PTChangeFilterService.exe file information
The process known as PTChangeFilterService belongs to software HP ProtectTools Security Manager or HP ProtectTools Security or HPAsset component for HP Active Support or HP Webcam by Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P (www.hp.com).
Description: The file PTChangeFilterService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 18,944 bytes (45% of all occurrences), 36,864 bytes, 45,056 bytes, 32,768 bytes or 19,968 bytes.
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 37% dangerous.
You can also visit the HP website or uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ HP ProtectTools Security Manager or HP ProtectTools Security.
Recommended: Identify PTChangeFilterService.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as PTChangeFilterService.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the PTChangeFilterService.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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