What does the IDriverT.exe file do?
The IDriverT.exe process is also known as IDriverT Module and is a part of InstallShield or, as the case may be, InstallDriver Table Manager. This software is produced by Macrovision (www.macrovision.com). An obsolete or defective version of IDriverT.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- IDriverT Module has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- IDriverT Module 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)
- IDriverT.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module IDriverT.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about IDriverT.exe IDriverT Module
IDriverT.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. IDriverT.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 69,632 bytes (63% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 73,728 bytes.
It is the service "IDriverT".
This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. For this reason, 37% 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 IDriverT.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 IDriverT?
|Could not install older programs/games (Red Alert 2 would give error in setup.exe) without starting this service in winxp - starting the windows installer service may be necessary as well |
|Do not rember installing it! |
|Install Driver Module, part of InstallShield. It should only appear when you are installing a new piece of software. |
|Part of installer service. Should only run when installing new software, but may be set to automatic startup after installation of iTunes 5. Setting service to manual should correct this with no outstanding issues. (further information...) |
|it's installed without your consent when you want to play a copyrighted CD or DVD. |
Summary: 4 users judge IDriverT.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 IDriverT.exe. source: file.net
How to uninstall InstallShield or InstallDriver Table Manager
To remove IDriverT Module 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 InstallShield or InstallDriver Table Manager in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if IDriverT.exe (IDriverT Module) 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 IDriverT Module. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for IDriverT Module 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 IDriverT.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.