How to get rid of the cpuz147_x64 VirusSometimes the cpuz147_x64 file may cloak a virus. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.
Other problems with cpuz147_x64.sys
The cpuz147_x64.sys process is also known as cpuz147 or, as the case may be, CPUID Driver and is a part of CPUID service. This software is produced by CPUID. An obsolete or defective version of cpuz147_x64.sys can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- cpuz147 has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- cpuz147 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)
- cpuz147_x64.sys has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module cpuz147_x64.sys. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about cpuz147_x64.sys cpuz147
cpuz147_x64.sys is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file cpuz147_x64.sys is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows.
The file size is 53,848 bytes.
If necessary, you can manually stop or start this driver in the Device Manager. The Device Manager can be found in Windows Control Panel under Hardware and Sound/Devices and Printers/Device Manager. The driver facilitates access to your computer's hardware and accessories. The service has no characteristics or description of its own. This is unusual. This file contains no information about the producer or the version. This cpuz147_x64.sys process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. The cpuz147_x64 file is not part of the Windows operating system. cpuz147_x64.sys appears to be a file that was compressed by an EXE-Packer. This technique is often used by trojans to keep the file size small and also hamper debugging efforts. However, this in itself is not sufficient reason to presume malicious intent, since even well-intentioned, professional software producers take advantage of compressed files. For this reason, 77% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
Attention: If you find cpuz147_x64.sys on your computer, please scan it with an anti-virus product. If your anti-virus software does not recognize it as being harmful, then please make sure that you have the latest update of the signature file, or check the file online. For this option, you may want to use Security Task Manager. Here, click on the process with the right mouse button and send the file to an online virus scanner.
What do other computer users say about cpuz147_x64?
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 CPUID service
To remove cpuz147 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 CPUID service in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if cpuz147_x64.sys (cpuz147) 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 cpuz147. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for cpuz147 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 cpuz147_x64.sys 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.