What does the omtsreco.exe file do?
The omtsreco.exe process is also known as Oracle MTS Recovery Service and is a part of Oracle MTS Recovery Service. This software is produced by Oracle (www.oracle.com). An obsolete or defective version of omtsreco.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Oracle MTS Recovery service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Oracle MTS Recovery 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)
- omtsreco.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module omtsreco.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about omtsreco.exe Oracle MTS Recovery service
omtsreco.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file omtsreco.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 57,603 bytes (53% of all these files), 69,632 bytes as well as 4 other variants.
It is the service "OracleMTSRecoveryService".
This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. This omtsreco.exe process is connected to a server on the Internet or in your local network. It was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. Omtsreco.exe is capable of send data out to the Internet. For this reason, 59% 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 omtsreco.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 omtsreco?
|it's an Oracle process |
|It's a part of the oracle 9i database client |
|oracle service |
|Oracle client |
|Oracle client |
Summary: 6 users judge omtsreco.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. One user considers it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall Oracle MTS Recovery Service
To remove Oracle MTS Recovery service 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 Oracle MTS Recovery Service in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if omtsreco.exe (Oracle MTS Recovery 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 Oracle MTS Recovery service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Oracle MTS Recovery 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 omtsreco.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.