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What does the AgentMon.exe file do?

The AgentMon.exe process is also known as Virtual System Administrator Agent and is a part of Kaseya Agent or, as the case may be, Virtual System Administrator Agent. This software is produced by Kaseya International (www.kaseya.com). An obsolete or defective version of AgentMon.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about AgentMon.exe Virtual System Administrator Agent

AgentMon.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file AgentMon.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,647,864 bytes (16% of all these files), 847,872 bytes as well as 4 other variants.
It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This AgentMon.exe process is connected to a server on the Internet or in your local network. This AgentMon program does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. AgentMon.exe is capable of make itself undetectable by other programs, supervise programs, send data out to the Internet as well as interpret keystrokes. For this reason, 58% 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 AgentMon.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 AgentMon?

Part of a system monitoring program used by your IT administrator.
Rob Jones
It is Part of the monitor for an Agent Called Kaseya for asset and remote control of managed computers
It is an integral part of the Kaseya IT monitoring package.
Processus Used By Kaseya application for monitoring on distant computer
This is a good program, responsible for remote support and computer maintenance including updates and security patches.
Chris Youngblood

Summary: 5 users judge AgentMon.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net

How to uninstall Kaseya Agent or Virtual System Administrator Agent

To remove Virtual System Administrator Agent from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Kaseya Agent or Virtual System Administrator Agent in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if AgentMon.exe (Virtual System Administrator Agent) 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 Virtual System Administrator Agent. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Virtual System Administrator Agent 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 AgentMon.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.

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