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What is RIconMan.exe?

RIconMan.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 RIconMan.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.

RIconMan.exe file information

The process known as Realtek Card Reader Icon Tool or Realtek Card Reader Patch Tool belongs to software Realtek PCIE Card Reader or Realtek USB (version 2.0 Card Reader) or IconMan_R or Visual C++ Redistributables or Realtek USB Card Reader by Realsil Microelectronics (www.realsil.com.cn).

Description: RIconMan.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. RIconMan.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,817,088 bytes (35% of all occurrences), 1,809,920 bytes and 20 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/riconman.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The RIconMan.exe file is not a Windows system file. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. RIconMan.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 56% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall Realtek USB 2.0 Card Reader or Realtek PCIE Card Reader, or try to get help from the software vendor. Click on Realtek USB 2.0 Card Reader or Realtek PCIE Card Reader in the Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it, or click on www.realtek.com.tw/downloads to visit the vendor's website.

Recommended: Identify RIconMan.exe related errors

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

Was installed without my knowledge, detected by WinPatrol, currently disabled. I will probably use WinPatrol to remove it.
In an individual file scan and a full system scan, avast found no threats relating to this program, can be easily killed by core manipulating programs(such as process explorer) and does not automatically restart until next boot, boot execution can be disabled in msconfig, based on name it is most likely a driver for portable media card readers(such as s.d. cards)
A must have for bank card log in applications

Summary: Average user rating of RIconMan.exe: based on 2 votes with 3 user comments.
One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user is not sure about it.

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