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How to get rid of the DrvUpdater Virus

Sometimes the DrvUpdater file may cloak a virus, e.g. Kaspersky found not-a-virus:Downloader.Win32.DriverPack.b, as well as Symantec found PUA.DriverPack. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.

Other problems with DrvUpdater.exe

The DrvUpdater.exe process is also known as DRP Su Updater and is a part of DriverPack Solution Updater or, as the case may be, DRP Su Updater. This software is produced by Kuzyakov Artur Vyacheslavovich IP. An obsolete or defective version of DrvUpdater.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 DrvUpdater.exe DRP Su Updater

DrvUpdater.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. DrvUpdater.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME" or sometimes in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 195,256 bytes (85% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 192,856 bytes.
The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: Run). The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. For this reason, 57% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

Attention: If you find DrvUpdater.exe 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 DrvUpdater?

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 DriverPack Solution Updater or DRP Su Updater

To remove DRP Su Updater 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 DriverPack Solution Updater or DRP Su Updater in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if DrvUpdater.exe (DRP Su Updater) 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 DRP Su Updater. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for DRP Su Updater 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 DrvUpdater.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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