What does the mr2kserv.exe file do?
The mr2kserv.exe process is also known as MR2K+ PnP manager interface service or, as the case may be, mr2kserv Module and is a part of Dell OpenManage Server or, as the case may be, mr2kserv Module. This software is produced by LSI Logic (www.lsi.com). An obsolete or defective version of mr2kserv.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- MR2K+ PnP manager interface service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- MR2K+ PnP manager interface 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)
- mr2kserv.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module mr2kserv.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about mr2kserv.exe MR2K+ PnP manager interface service
mr2kserv.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file mr2kserv.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 69,632 bytes (66% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 57,344 bytes.
This mr2kserv program does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. This file is no part of Microsoft Windows. For this reason, 43% 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 mr2kserv.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 mr2kserv?
|part of the Dell Open Manage software suite, i believe it is the RAID array manager |
|Dell Open Management software installs this service |
|Dell Array Manager utility - C:\Program Files\Dell\OpenManage\Array Manager\mr2kserv.exe |
|Dell OpenManage Array Manager (further information...) |
|Dell Openmanage software |
Summary: 9 users judge mr2kserv.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 2 users consider it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall Dell OpenManage Server or mr2kserv Module
To remove MR2K+ PnP manager interface 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 Dell OpenManage Server or mr2kserv Module in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if mr2kserv.exe (MR2K+ PnP manager interface 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 MR2K+ PnP manager interface service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for MR2K+ PnP manager interface 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 mr2kserv.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.