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What does the DMAScheduler.exe file do?

The DMAScheduler.exe process is also known as DMAScheduler and is a part of HP DigitalMedia Archive or, as the case may be, DMAScheduler. This software is produced by Sonic Solutions (www.sonic.com). An obsolete or defective version of DMAScheduler.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about DMAScheduler.exe DMAScheduler

DMAScheduler.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file DMAScheduler.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". The file size is 90,112 bytes.
It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This DMAScheduler program does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). You may uninstall the related program using Windows Control Panel. For this reason, 35% 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 DMAScheduler.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 DMAScheduler?

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dmascheduler.exe belongs to HP DigitalMedia Archive that is located in c:\Program Files\HP DigitalMedia Archive\DMAScheduler.exe

Summary: One user judges DMAScheduler.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 2 users consider it harmless. source: file.net

How to uninstall HP DigitalMedia Archive or DMAScheduler

To remove DMAScheduler from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate HP DigitalMedia Archive or DMAScheduler in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if DMAScheduler.exe (DMAScheduler) 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 DMAScheduler. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for DMAScheduler 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 DMAScheduler.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.

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