How to remove an USBMonit error
The free file information forum can help you determine if USBMonit.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.
USBMonit.exe file information
Description: USBMonit.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 45,056 bytes (60% of all occurrences), 32,768 bytes or 36,864 bytes.
The program is not visible. It is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 62% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as USBMonit.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the USBMonit.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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