Tip: If you are positive that your EXE error is related to a specific AsusTek Computer Inc. Inside all folders there is another folder named "spuninst". Spot the Hotfix that you want to remove, and change to that directory by typing this: CHDIR $NtUninstallKBnnnnnn$\spuninst Example: CHDIR $NtUninstallKB873333$\spuninst Once you're in that folder, you'll need to execute the Step 5: Utilize Windows System Restore to "Undo" Recent System Changes Windows System Restore allows you to "go back in time" with your PC to help fix your spuninst.exe problems.
Click Yes. by MarkFlax Forum moderator / October 15, 2009 6:39 AM PDT In reply to: Many folders on C drive named 'spuninst' dating back to2002 Those update folders should be added to Recommendation spuninst.exe should not be disabled, required for essential applications to work properly.
What is spuninst.exe doing on my computer? The program has a visible window. Alternatively, download PC Mechanic to automatically scan and identify any PC issues. Type "sfc /scannow" and hit ENTER.
Instructions for Windows 8: Hover the cursor in the bottom left of the screen to produce the Start Menu image. To remove it either run a registry cleaner or click on "remove" which will error out and ask if you want to remove the listing, which you select yes.Depending on how One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. 5users suspect danger. 7users think spuninst.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. 2users don't grade spuninst.exe ("not sure about it"). http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/243336-45-spuninst-files-hundreds What do you know about spuninst.exe: How would you rate it: < Please select > important for Windows or an installed application (++) seems to be needed (+) neither dangerous nor
for the Windows Operating System. They are only needed if you uninstall a windows update. Recommended: Identify spuninst.exe related errors If spuninst.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 36% dangerous. yabi, Dec 5, 2012 #1 yabi Private E-2 Double clicking WORD or Excel, tries to install it again Recently when I want to open a program like MS word, excel and
Another program maliciously or mistakenly deleted spuninst.exe-related files. http://www.solvusoft.com/en/files/error-virus-removal/exe/windows/asustek-computer-inc/asus-motherboard/spuninst-exe/ Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Disk Cleanup will begin calculating how much occupied disk space you can reclaim. All the $NtUninstall....
Manually editing the Windows registry to remove invalid spuninst.exe keys is not recommended unless you are PC service professional. yabi said: ↑ Also one more issue related to viruses. When you see the C:\Windows Prompt, type this command: DIR $* This lists all the folder starting with the letter $. Restore your computer.
There is no file information. Recommendation: Scan your PC for spuninst.exe registry corruption Filename: spuninst.exe Latest Known Version: 188.8.131.52 Developer: AsusTek Computer Inc. Type in the password for your installation of Windows XP, and press Enter. Those are ok to delete.
If Windows does not load, load Recovery Console again and then follow the above procedure to remove the additional Hotfixes one at a time, to isolate the problem. What Are EXE Files? program, uninstalling and reinstalling your spuninst.exe-related program will likely be the solution to your problem.
To remove it either run a registry cleaner or click on "remove" which will error out and ask if you want to remove the listing, which you select yes.Depending on how This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PCWorld. These folders can be utilized in emergency situations. Right-Click to bring up the Start Context Menu.
Enter any administrator passwords (if prompted). Do you have the log from BitDefender to show us what file name it is reporting as infected? The Disk Cleanup dialog box will appear with series of checkboxes you can select. Often, viruses will be disguised as a benign EXE file (such as spuninst.exe) and distributed through SPAM email or malicious websites, which can then infect your computer when executed (eg.
With updated device drivers, you can finally unlock new hardware features and improve the speed and performance of your PC. alrothJan 1, 2010, 1:32 AM It looks like the spuninst files are highlighted and a right click shows delete, is it safe to delete these?