What does the ePower_DMC.exe file do?
The ePower_DMC.exe process is also known as Acer ePower Management - DMC and is a part of Acer ePower Management or, as the case may be, Acer Empowering Technology. This software is produced by Acer (www.acer.com). An obsolete or defective version of ePower_DMC.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Acer ePower Management has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Acer ePower Management 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)
- ePower_DMC.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module ePower_DMC.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about ePower_DMC.exe Acer ePower Management
ePower_DMC.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file ePower_DMC.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 409,600 bytes (15% of all these files), 405,504 bytes as well as 14 other variants.
The ePower_DMC file is not part of the Windows operating system. EPower_DMC.exe can read anything that you enter on the keyboard. This process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). EPower_DMC.exe is capable of monitor other applications. For this reason, 85% 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 ePower_DMC.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 ePower_DMC?
|Acer battery and power driver |
|Acer Powermanagement |
|Totally un-needed. Windows has exactly the same tools |
|harmless, only appeared after i uninstalled programs that had effect on one another |
|This is clearly a keylogger I have disabled it only for Acer to try to reload it in epower or Acer arcade. I have used different firewalls and virus protection giving the same warning.. go figger |
Summary: 8 users judge ePower_DMC.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. One user considers it harmless. However, one user considers this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, 2 users have already deleted ePower_DMC.exe. source: file.net
How to uninstall Acer ePower Management or Acer Empowering Technology
To remove Acer ePower Management 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 Acer ePower Management or Acer Empowering Technology in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if ePower_DMC.exe (Acer ePower Management) 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 Acer ePower Management. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Acer ePower Management 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 ePower_DMC.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.