What does the 713xRMTMon.exe file do?
There is no reliable information about the producer of the "Remote Control Device Monitor" process. An obsolete or defective version of 713xRMTMon.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Remote Control Device Monitor has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Remote Control Device Monitor has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- 713xRMTMon.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module 713xRMTMon.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about 713xRMTMon.exe Remote Control Device Monitor
713xRMTMon.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file 713xRMTMon.exe is found in the C:\Windows directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 352,256 bytes (92% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 430,080 bytes.
It does not supply any version information or other description. It is interesting to note that the file is placed in the Windows folder, even though it is not part of the operating system. This 713xRMTMon program does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). It was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. 713xRMTMon.exe is capable of record keystrokes. For this reason, 71% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves 713xRMTMon.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.
What do other computer users say about 713xRMTMon?
|Installs with phillips tv tuner pci card |
|changes size, approx 55k; 16k handles |
|File associated with remote control and tv turner cards featuring the Phillips 713x chipset. My version is chewing memory. (further information...) |
|This file related to TV cart remote control senssor ... |
|the user before me is right. i believe it watches for the remote's inputs |
|this is a remote controlling device with out this your remote will not work |
Summary: One user judges 713xRMTMon.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 2 users consider it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall unknown
To remove Remote Control Device Monitor from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for unknown in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if 713xRMTMon.exe (Remote Control Device Monitor) was uninstalled cleanly
After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of Remote Control Device Monitor. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Remote Control Device Monitor or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.
What to do if a program does not uninstall
The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.
Last but not least
If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or 713xRMTMon.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.