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What is sdaemon.exe?

Sdaemon.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 sdaemon.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.

Sdaemon.exe file information

The process known as netlock or ENUFF belongs to software Tropical Software sdaemon or ENUFF by Tropical Software (www.tropsoft.com) or Akrontech.

Description: Sdaemon.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. sdaemon.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 111,104 bytes (64% of all occurrences), 96,256 bytes and 6 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/sdaemon.exe.html 
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The sdaemon.exe file is not a Windows core file. The sdaemon.exe file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. Sdaemon.exe is able to hide itself. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify sdaemon.exe related errors

External information from Paul Collins:

  • "SDaemon" can run at start up. PC Security from Tropical Software. 'PC Security™ 5.1 is the ultimate in computer security, offering multiple locking systems for the Windows environment and internet. Lock files, monitor programs' activities, even detect intruders! PC Security offers flexible and complete password protection, "Drag and Drop" support, plus many other handy features'

Important: Some malware disguises itself as sdaemon.exe, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows folder. Therefore, you should check the sdaemon.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

this program will be reboot the computer while login and denied registry
This file *should* be a product released by tropical software.
PC Security auto start
  Dobrin Georgiev   (further information)
it is tropical software. for their product PC Security i believe
I have done a search on all my local disks. I found that this file resides only in C:\Windows and in Prefetch folder(that can be removed). So I believe there is no harm in this. I also run PC Security in my PC
  Ustad Jerry le' Great  
its the pc security file....................

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of sdaemon.exe: based on 8 votes with 6 user comments.
4 users think sdaemon.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. One user thinks sdaemon.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. 2 users don't grade sdaemon.exe ("not sure about it").

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