How to remove an stsystra error
The free file information forum can help you determine if stsystra.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.
Stsystra.exe file information
Description: The file stsystra.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 282,624 bytes (49% of all occurrences), 339,968 bytes and 8 more variants.
It is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. File stsystra.exe is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). stsystra.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 59% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If stsystra.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 26% dangerous. The file size is 405,504 bytes (97% of all occurrences) or 339,968 bytes.
The program has no visible window. File stsystra.exe is not a Windows core file. It is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run).
In case of any problems with stsystra.exe, you could completely remove SigmaTel Audio or Dell Image Preparation Tool (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).
If stsystra.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 36% dangerous. The file size is 30,720 bytes. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. The application starts when Windows starts (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 system file. stsystra.exe seems to be a compressed file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as stsystra.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the stsystra.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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