What does the ISRService.exe file do?
The ISRService.exe process is also known as InstantRescue Service or, as the case may be, InstantRecovery Service (Server) and is a part of ISRService. This software is produced by Raxco Software (www.raxco.com). An obsolete or defective version of ISRService.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- InstantRescue service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- InstantRescue service 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)
- ISRService.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module ISRService.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about ISRService.exe InstantRescue service
ISRService.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. ISRService.exe is found in no folder.
The file size is 0 bytes.
It is the service "ISRService".
The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The ISRService file does not supply any version information or other description. This file has hidden itself from your anti-virus software. For this reason, 95% 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 ISRService.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 ISRService?
|System recovery program (further information...) |
|The best and fastest System recovery program for everyday use. (Raxco). |
Summary: 2 users judge ISRService.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall ISRService
To remove InstantRescue service 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 ISRService in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if ISRService.exe (InstantRescue service) 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 InstantRescue service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for InstantRescue service 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 ISRService.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.