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What is SftService.exe?

SftService.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 SftService.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.


SftService.exe file information

The process known as SoftThinks Agent Service belongs to software Dell DataSafe Local Backup or AlienRespawn or SoftThinks Agent Service or Dell Backup and Recovery by SoftThinks SAS (www.softthinks.com) or SoftThinks (www.softthinks.com).

Description: SftService.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. SftService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,692,480 bytes (38% of all occurrences), 689,472 bytes and 10 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/sftservice.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. It is digitally signed. It is not a Windows core file. SftService.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.
If there are any problems with SftService.exe, you may also do the following:
  1) remove the entire program Dell DataSafe Local Backup or AlienRespawn using Windows Control Panel
  2) look for help on the www.dell.com [1][2]'s website.

Recommended: Identify SftService.exe related errors

If SftService.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 22% dangerous. The file size is 632,048 bytes. The program has no visible window. It is a Verisign signed file. The SftService.exe file is digitally signed. SftService.exe is not a Windows system file. SftService.exe is able to monitor applications.

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