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How to remove an SetupX error


SetupX.exe is a executable file (a program) for Windows. The filename extension .exe is the abbreviation for executable. 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 SetupX.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.

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SetupX.exe file information

The process known as MSI starter or Nero Installer belongs to software Nero Installer or Nero Suite Installer by Nero AG (nero.com).

Description: SetupX.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 897,024 bytes (20% of all occurrences), 1,728,512 bytes, 1,064,960 bytes, 1,052,672 bytes or 5,821,736 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/setupx.exe.html 
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file. SetupX.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 28% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with SetupX.exe, you can also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > HijackThis).

Recommended: Identify SetupX.exe related errors .

If SetupX.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 33% dangerous. The file size is 2,475,304 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 1,912,832 bytes. The program is not visible. It is not a Windows core file. SetupX.exe is able to record inputs.

If SetupX.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files", the security rating is 58% dangerous. The file size is 1,728,512 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 1,581,056 bytes. The SetupX.exe file is not a Windows system file. SetupX.exe is able to record inputs.
If you encounter difficulties with SetupX.exe, you can also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Nero 7 Premium).

If SetupX.exe is located in a subfolder of Windows Temp folder, the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 5,821,736 bytes.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SetupX.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the SetupX.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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setupx.exe is a part of Nero MultiInstaller from Nero AG
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Summary: Average user rating of SetupX.exe: based on 3 votes with 1 review.
2 users think SetupX.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless.


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