What does the AudioDeck.exe file do?
The AudioDeck.exe process is also known as AudioDeck Microsoft and is a part of VIA Audio Driver Setup Program or, as the case may be, AudioDeck. This software is produced by unknown. An obsolete or defective version of AudioDeck.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- AudioDeck Microsoft has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- AudioDeck Microsoft 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)
- AudioDeck.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module AudioDeck.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about AudioDeck.exe AudioDeck Microsoft
AudioDeck.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. AudioDeck.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
The file size is 581,632 bytes.
The program appears as a small tray icon. You will find it on the Windows taskbar next to the clock. If you don't see the tray icon, click the white (<) symbol. There is no internal description of the file. This file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. AudioDeck.exe is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 34% 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 AudioDeck.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 AudioDeck?
|Something was hijacking my resources. Now that I've removed Audiodeck, it all seems OK. It ain't proof, but I sure feel happier without Audiodeck. Even though the program put up what seemed to be an audio management interface, I think it was bogus. |
Summary: 3 users judge AudioDeck.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. However, one user considers this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. source: file.net
How to uninstall VIA Audio Driver Setup Program or AudioDeck
To remove AudioDeck Microsoft 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 VIA Audio Driver Setup Program or AudioDeck in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if AudioDeck.exe (AudioDeck Microsoft) 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 AudioDeck Microsoft. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for AudioDeck Microsoft 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 AudioDeck.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.