What does the lexbces.exe file do?
The lexbces.exe process is also known as LexBce Service or, as the case may be, LexBce Server and is a part of MarkVision for Windows (Version (32 bit)). This software is produced by Lexmark International (www.lexmark.com). An obsolete or defective version of lexbces.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- LexBce service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- LexBce 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)
- lexbces.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module lexbces.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about lexbces.exe LexBce service
lexbces.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file lexbces.exe is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 303,104 bytes (42% of all these files), 311,296 bytes as well as 14 other variants.
The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows. This file can be found in the Windows folder; however, it is not a Windows system file. Lexbces.exe is capable of hide itself from other programs. 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 lexbces.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 lexbces?
|it is a Lexmark network server |
|LecBce Service |
|I uninstalled a Lexmark and was also totally shut down for printing. Using the above steps to remove the dependency in the registry was absolutely all I had to do and full functionality was restored. (Acer laptop using XP Pro.) (further information...) |
Smitty in VA.
Summary: 39 users judge lexbces.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 11 users consider it harmless. However, 19 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, 31 users have already deleted lexbces.exe. source: file.net
How to uninstall MarkVision for Windows)
To remove LexBce service from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for MarkVision for Windows) in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if lexbces.exe (LexBce 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 LexBce service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for LexBce 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 lexbces.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.