How to remove an softmngr error
The free file information forum can help you determine if softmngr.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.
Softmngr.exe file information
Description: softmngr.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files".
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 320,616 bytes.
The program has no visible window. File softmngr.exe is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 26% dangerous.
You could uninstall the associated program
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