What does the mrmonitor.exe file do?
The mrmonitor.exe process is also known as Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager and is a part of Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager or, as the case may be, MegaRAID Storage Manager. This software is produced by LSI Logic (www.lsi.com). An obsolete or defective version of mrmonitor.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager 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)
- mrmonitor.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module mrmonitor.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about mrmonitor.exe Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager
mrmonitor.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file mrmonitor.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 417,792 bytes (33% of all these files), 532,480 bytes, 446,464 bytes, 495,616 bytes or, as the case may be, 434,176 bytes.
This file contains no information about the producer or the version. The application does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The mrmonitor file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This mrmonitor.exe process is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. For this reason, 68% 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 mrmonitor.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 mrmonitor?
|mrmonitor.exe is part of Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager that is located in c:\Program Files\MegaRAID Storage Manager\MegaMonitor\mrmonitor.exe. |
Summary: One user judges mrmonitor.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager or MegaRAID Storage Manager
To remove Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager 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 Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager or MegaRAID Storage Manager in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if mrmonitor.exe (Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager) 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 Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager 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 mrmonitor.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.