What is V0770Mon.exe?

The genuine V0770Mon.exe file is a software component of Creative Sound Blaster by Creative.
Creative Sound Blaster is a family of sound cards developed by Creative Technologies. V0770Mon.exe is an event monitoring application associated with software developed by Creative Technologies. This is not an essential process for Windows and can be disabled if known to create problems. Creative Sound Blaster was a de facto standard consumer audio card on pre-Windows 98 systems, especially on the IBM PC platform. After a worldwide transition to Windows 98, the evolution towards onboard motherboard audio cards opened a market for audio cards. The first Sound Blaster version, codenamed "Killer Kard", was launched in 1989 and went on to sell over 15 million units by 1995. Creative Technologies is a Singaporean company that designs and manufactures audio and video boards used in computers and personal electronics. The company was founded on July 1st, 1981 by Sim Wong Hoo and Ng Kai Wa as a simple repair shop. Creative went on to become one of the most recognized names in the computer audio industry, developing its line of Sound Blaster audio cards and creating a standard for computer audio interfaces. Creative is currently headquartered in Jurong East, Singapore.

v0770Mon stands for Event 0770 Monitoring Applet

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 V0770Mon.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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V0770Mon.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with V0770Mon
V0770Mon.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as Event Monitoring Applet belongs to software Creative Technology by Creative Technology (

Description: V0770Mon.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The V0770Mon.exe file is located in the C:\Windows folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 32,884 bytes (76% of all occurrences) or 41,600 bytes. 
There is no file information. The V0770Mon.exe file is a Microsoft signed file. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run). It is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 23% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Uninstalling this variant: The developer Microsoft provides a support site for assistance, and an uninstaller (Control Panel ⇒ Uninstall a Program ⇒ Creative Technology Ltd).

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as V0770Mon.exe. Therefore, you should check the V0770Mon.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

It's a Creative Live! Cam Sync HD VF0770 - Creative Camera Model Number V0770 - Copyright (c) 2012 Creative Technology Ltd. All rights reserved - if you can't start it the webcam still working (eg. Skype...)
  John Simon   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of V0770Mon.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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Best practices for resolving V0770Mon issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with V0770Mon. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic 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 6resmon 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 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the V0770Mon.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity 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. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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