How to remove an xptools error
The free file information forum can help you determine if xptools.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.
Xptools.exe file information
Description: xptools.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,113,536 bytes (60% of all occurrences), 2,105,344 bytes, 2,101,248 bytes, 2,084,864 bytes or 1,293,824 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. Xptools.exe is not a Windows core file. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. xptools.exe is able to record inputs, hide itself and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 33% dangerous.
In the event of any problems with xptools.exe, you might want to uninstall the software XP Tools Pro or XP Tools standard version using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).
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