What does the AsScrPro.exe file do?
The AsScrPro.exe process is also known as AsScrPro and is a part of ASUS Screen Saver Protector. This software is produced by ASUS (www.asus.com). An obsolete or defective version of AsScrPro.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- AsScrPro has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- AsScrPro 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)
- AsScrPro.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module AsScrPro.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about AsScrPro.exe AsScrPro
AsScrPro.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. AsScrPro.exe is found in the C:\Windows directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 3,058,304 bytes (81% of all these files), 3,054,136 bytes or, as the case may be, 534,016 bytes.
This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file. The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. For this reason, 27% 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 AsScrPro.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 AsScrPro?
|ASScrPro.exe is a process from Screensaver protection by Acer |
|Asus Screen Saver Protector |
Summary: source: file.net
How to uninstall ASUS Screen Saver Protector
To remove AsScrPro from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
- Type the word uninstall.
- Click Add or remove programs.
- Now locate ASUS Screen Saver Protector in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if AsScrPro.exe (AsScrPro) 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 AsScrPro. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for AsScrPro 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 AsScrPro.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.