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What is traybar.exe?

Traybar.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 traybar.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.

Traybar.exe file information

The process known as traybar belongs to software Camera Assistant Software for or Camera Assistant Software for Toshiba or Video Web Camera or Camera Assistant Software for Gateway by Chicony (www.chicony.com).

Description: Traybar.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file traybar.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 417,792 bytes (43% of all occurrences), 413,696 bytes and 4 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/traybar.exe.html 
Traybar.exe is not a Windows system file. The process starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program is not visible. Traybar.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with traybar.exe, you may also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Camera Assistant Software for Toshiba or Camera Assistant Software for) or ask the www.chicony.com.tw's Customer Service for advice.

Recommended: Identify traybar.exe related errors

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


User Comments

My Toshiba has only been used for 6 months, and all of a sudden it started stuttering during videos, then all of a sudden it decided to freeze everytime it couldnt cope with something. My Trend Micro antivirus popped up telling me there was an issue with Traybar.exe after i rebooted it. it then Quarantined traybar. ever since, my antivirus hasnt detected a problem but the laptop continued to play up. anyone know anything about this?
Appears to be part of Station Launcher - Sony Online Entertainment
traybar.exe is part of Camera Assistant Software that allows to take pictures with and control a laptop's WebCam.
software camera assistant

Summary: Average user rating of traybar.exe: based on 4 votes with 4 user comments.
One user thinks traybar.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 3 users think it's probably harmless. One user is not sure about it.

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