How to remove an StartService error
The free file information forum can help you determine if StartService.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.
StartService.exe file information
The file itself provides very little indication as to its creator. However, here are some useful tips about StartService.exe.
Description: The file StartService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 356,352 bytes (25% of all occurrences), 475,136 bytes, 409,600 bytes, 487,424 bytes or 479,232 bytes.
The program has a visible window. There is no information about the author of the file. Program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). StartService.exe is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 52% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify StartService.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as StartService.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the StartService.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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