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What is rfagent.exe?

Rfagent.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 rfagent.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.

Rfagent.exe file information

The process known as Registry First Aid, the easy powerful registry cleanup program or Registry First Aid Platinum, the easy powerful registry cleanup program or Registry First Aid Agent, the easy powerful registry maintenance program or Registry First Aid Agent, the easy powerful registry cleanup program belongs to software Registry First Aid or Registry First Aid Platinum or Registry First Aid Agent by KsL Software (www.zoneutils.com).

Description: Rfagent.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. rfagent.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - common is C:\Program Files\RFA\. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 330,240 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 300,544 bytes and 11 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/rfagent.exe.html 
The application can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. The rfagent.exe file is not a Windows system file. It is able to record keyboard inputs. Rfagent.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 60% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
The software vendor offers the option to uninstall Registry First Aid or Registry First Aid Platinum software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista), look for help on the www.registry-repair-software.com’s website or update the program.

Recommended: Identify rfagent.exe related errors

External information from Paul Collins:

  • "rfagent" can run at start up. Registry First Aid - scans the Windows registry for orphan file/folder references, finds these files or folders on your drives that may have been moved from their initial locations, and then corrects your registry entries to match the located files or folders

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

nützliches Programm zum sauberhalten der registry
Good program. No Problems.
  John C. Gentry  
Useful program. No problems noticed.
Just a tool to check wrong files and keys on registry. Very useful
Kommt mit Registry First Aid mit, müsste sauber sein ?!
Registry-Putzer, 3 Prioritäten, sauber, einfach, no problems
Sucht nach neuen Versionen von Registry First Aid (RFA), Dient zur Registry Prüfungserinnerung. Icon in der Taskleiste rechts anklicken und Hilfe wählen. Pfad:C:\Programme\RFA\rfagent.exe

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Summary: Average user rating of rfagent.exe: based on 9 votes with 7 user comments.
6 users think rfagent.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 3 users think it's probably harmless. One user is not sure about it.

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