How to remove the settdebugx virus
Most antivirus programs identify settdebugx.exe as malware, for example TrendMicro identifies it as TROJ_RENOS.QIWA or TROJ_FAKEAV.MES, and Symantec identifies it as CoreGuardAntivirus2009 or Packed.Generic.277.
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Settdebugx.exe file information
Description: The file settdebugx.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings" or sometimes in the Windows Temp folder.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 716,800 bytes (60% of all occurrences) or 712,704 bytes.
There is no file information. The program is not visible. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Settdebugx.exe is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 51% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify settdebugx.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as settdebugx.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the settdebugx.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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