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What is VMonitor.exe?

VMonitor.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 VMonitor.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.

VMonitor.exe file information

The process known as Monitor SnapShot Button belongs to software Digital microscope or Vimicro USB2.0 UVC PC Camera or Media-Tech Camera or Camera-H1C by Vimicro (www.vimicro.com).

Description: VMonitor.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file VMonitor.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 135,168 bytes (67% of all occurrences), 143,360 bytes, 114,688 bytes or 245,760 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/vmonitor.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 48% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with VMonitor.exe, you can also uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Digital microscope or Vimicro USB2.0 UVC PC Camera.

Recommended: Identify VMonitor.exe related errors

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

VMonitor.exe is part of VMonitor developed by Vimicro Corporation.
Seems to install with Veho 'Discovery' USB microscope. Process description is "Monitor Snapshot Button", which is fairly useless anyway. Not needed.

Summary: Average user rating of VMonitor.exe: based on 3 votes with 2 user comments.
One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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