What is twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

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Twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with twonkymediaserverwatchdog
Twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as TwonkyMedia Server watchdog or TwonkyMedia watchdog belongs to software TwonkyMedia Server or TwonkyMedia Manager or PURE Flow Server by PacketVideo (

Description: Twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 501,336 bytes (55% of all occurrences), 237,568 bytes, 149,136 bytes, 153,176 bytes or 509,704 bytes. 
The program has no visible window. The twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe file is not a Windows core file. It is digitally signed. The application uses ports to connect to or from a LAN or the Internet. Twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 45% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: You can uninstall the program Serveur Média or TwonkyMedia, or ask the software vendor [1][2] for support. Click on Serveur Média or TwonkyMedia in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the twonkymediaserverwatchdog.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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Best practices for resolving twonkymediaserverwatchdog issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with twonkymediaserverwatchdog. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the twonkymediaserverwatchdog.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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