How to get rid of the MCTDUtil VirusSometimes the MCTDUtil file may cloak a virus. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.
Other problems with MCTDUtil.exe
The MCTDUtil.exe process is also known as SuperUtility or, as the case may be, MTri1 and is a part of USB 2.0 VGA Device. This software is produced by Magic Control Technology (www.mct.com.tw). An obsolete or defective version of MCTDUtil.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- SuperUtility has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- SuperUtility 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)
- MCTDUtil.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module MCTDUtil.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about MCTDUtil.exe SuperUtility
MCTDUtil.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. MCTDUtil.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 453,248 bytes (67% of all these files), 449,152 bytes, 442,368 bytes or, as the case may be, 446,464 bytes.
There is no embedded description in this file. These days, this is rather unusual This file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The file can read anything that you enter on the keyboard. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). MCTDUtil.exe possesses a digital signature from Verisign.com, which should confirm its trustworthiness. This MCTDUtil.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. MCTDUtil.exe is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 76% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A MCTDUtil.exe file has a 86% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". In this case, the file size is usually 446,192 bytes.
File properties have not been internally documented by the producer or developer. This MCTDUtil.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. It contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). This file can read anything that you enter on the keyboard. This file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft.
MCTDUtil.exe is capable of log keyboard entries.
Attention: If you find MCTDUtil.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 MCTDUtil?
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 USB 2.0 VGA Device
To remove SuperUtility 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 USB 2.0 VGA Device in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if MCTDUtil.exe (SuperUtility) 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 SuperUtility. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SuperUtility 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 MCTDUtil.exe is causing problems for you, a good Registry Cleaner 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.