What does the BHipsSvc.exe file do?
The BHipsSvc.exe process is also known as Baidu Antivirus Hips Service and is a part of Baidu Antivirus. This software is produced by Baidu. An obsolete or defective version of BHipsSvc.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Baidu Antivirus Hips service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Baidu Antivirus Hips service 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)
- BHipsSvc.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module BHipsSvc.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about BHipsSvc.exe Baidu Antivirus Hips service
BHipsSvc.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. BHipsSvc.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 531,232 bytes (60% of all these files), 480,920 bytes or, as the case may be, 451,736 bytes.
The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. The file has a digital signature. This confirms that the producer has been registered with a certificate authority. The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. This process is connected to a server on the Internet or in your local network. BHipsSvc.exe is capable of track other applications, log keyboard entries as well as modify other Windows tasks. 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 BHipsSvc.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 BHipsSvc?
The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.
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How to uninstall Baidu Antivirus
To remove Baidu Antivirus Hips service 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 Baidu Antivirus in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if BHipsSvc.exe (Baidu Antivirus Hips service) 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 Baidu Antivirus Hips service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Baidu Antivirus Hips service 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 BHipsSvc.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.