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 SCheck.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.
Description: SCheck.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. SCheck.exe is located in a subfolder of the user's profile folder.
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 36,864 bytes (27% of all occurrences), 51,200 bytes and 4 more variants.
The program has a visible window. SCheck.exe is a file with no information about its developer. SCheck.exe is not a Windows core file. The software is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: Run, MACHINE\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 45% dangerous.
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If SCheck.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 69% dangerous. The file size is 151,040 bytes. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: Run, MACHINE\Run). SCheck.exe is not a Windows core file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SCheck.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, for example TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0EEH15 (detected by TrendMicro), and not-a-virus:Downloader.Win32.ZxrLoader.c (detected by Kaspersky). Therefore, you should check the SCheck.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If Lua Launcher has changed your browser's search engine and start page, you can recover your browser's default settings as follows:Reset default browser settings for Internet-Explorer ▾
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with SCheck. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
To help you analyze the SCheck.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity 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. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.