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What does the OSDSrv.exe file do?

The OSDSrv.exe process is also known as OSDSrv Module or, as the case may be, OSD Service Application and is a part of OSDSrv Module or, as the case may be, Dell KM632 Wireless Keyboard Caps Lock. This software is produced by Chicony (www.chicony.com) or, as the case may be, DELL (www.dell.com). An obsolete or defective version of OSDSrv.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 OSDSrv.exe OSDSrv Module

OSDSrv.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file OSDSrv.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows. Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 192,512 bytes (87% of all these files), 220,672 bytes or, as the case may be, 225,280 bytes.
It is the OSDSrv service: Dell OSD Service.
This process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows. It is interesting to note that the file is placed in the Windows folder, even though it is not part of the operating system. There is no internal description of the file. OSDSrv.exe is capable of record keystrokes. For this reason, 55% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

A OSDSrv.exe file has a 54% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". In this case, the file size is usually 176,128 bytes. This particular software does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. The OSDSrv file also can also affect other applications by changing their properties. Such manipulation can cause an application to do things other than what it is intended to do. OSDSrv.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes as well as track other applications.

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 OSDSrv.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 OSDSrv?

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 OSDSrv Module or Dell KM632 Wireless Keyboard Caps Lock

To remove OSDSrv Module from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate OSDSrv Module or Dell KM632 Wireless Keyboard Caps Lock in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if OSDSrv.exe (OSDSrv Module) 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 OSDSrv Module. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for OSDSrv Module 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 OSDSrv.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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