What does the CurseClient.exe file do?
The CurseClient.exe process is also known as Curse Client and is a part of Curse Client. This software is produced by Curse (www.curse.com). An obsolete or defective version of CurseClient.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Curse Client has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Curse Client 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)
- CurseClient.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module CurseClient.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about CurseClient.exe Curse Client
CurseClient.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file CurseClient.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,924,096 bytes (45% of all these files), 1,730,560 bytes as well as 5 other variants.
It was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. For this reason, 53% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A CurseClient.exe file has a 78% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". In this case, the file size is usually 1,924,096 bytes. This file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This CurseClient.exe process is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager.
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 CurseClient.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 CurseClient?
|Used to install Addons for World of Warcraft in a safe manner (further information...) |
|It's a Client from curse.com wich you download addons to World of Warcraft. Some addons however can be dangerous.. (further information...) |
Summary: 3 users judge CurseClient.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall Curse Client
To remove Curse Client 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 Curse Client in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if CurseClient.exe (Curse Client) 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 Curse Client. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Curse Client 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 CurseClient.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.