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What does the nsfx.exe file do?

The nsfx.exe process is also known as Server Connection Manager and is a part of Netsweeper Parental Controls or, as the case may be, Christian-Net. This software is produced by wontok. An obsolete or defective version of nsfx.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about nsfx.exe Server Connection Manager

nsfx.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file nsfx.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 143,360 bytes (25% of all these files), 258,064 bytes, 333,744 bytes or, as the case may be, 333,704 bytes.
The program appears as a small tray icon. You will find it on the Windows taskbar next to the clock. If you don't see the tray icon, click the white (<) symbol. This file is no part of Microsoft Windows. For this reason, 42% 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 nsfx.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 nsfx?

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 Netsweeper Parental Controls or Christian-Net

nsfx.exe Server Connection Manager fix

To remove Server Connection Manager from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for Netsweeper Parental Controls or Christian-Net in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if nsfx.exe (Server Connection 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 Server Connection Manager. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Server Connection 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 nsfx.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.

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