What does the OEM02Mon.exe file do?
The OEM02Mon.exe process is also known as Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher and is a part of unknown. This software is produced by Creative Technology (www.creative.com). An obsolete or defective version of OEM02Mon.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher 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)
- OEM02Mon.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module OEM02Mon.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about OEM02Mon.exe Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher
OEM02Mon.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file OEM02Mon.exe is found in the C:\Windows directory.
The file size is 36,864 bytes.
The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. File properties have not been internally documented by the producer or developer. The original file by Microsoft is digitally signed. So please check the file on your computer. The application is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). This OEM02Mon.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. OEM02Mon.exe is capable of track other applications. For this reason, 29% 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 OEM02Mon.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 OEM02Mon?
|Launches webcam automatically |
|You have the Creative Live! Cam Console currently open or running in the System Tray (or set as a startup item). This icon is installed on the Startups tab by the drivers for your Creative webcam. It also comes pre-installed on some Dell PCs which have been pre-packaged with a Dell webcam (with the Dell webcam being simply a re-badged version of a Creative webcam). Using the console you can toggle Face Tracking ON or OFF, you can adjust brightness, contrast, colour, burst rate, you can increase the gain, etc... (further information...) |
Summary: One user considers it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall unknown
To remove Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher 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 unknown in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if OEM02Mon.exe (Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher) 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 Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Live! Cam Console Auto Launcher 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 OEM02Mon.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.