What does the PmProxy.exe file do?
The PmProxy.exe process is also known as PmProxy and is a part of adi PmProxy. This software is produced by adi (www.soundmax.com). An obsolete or defective version of PmProxy.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- PmProxy has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- PmProxy 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)
- PmProxy.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module PmProxy.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about PmProxy.exe PmProxy
PmProxy.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file PmProxy.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files" (as a rule C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\).
The file size is 40,960 bytes.
When Windows starts, this process is automatically started at the same time (Registry: MACHINE\Run). It is no part of Microsoft Windows. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. For this reason, 48% 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 PmProxy.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 PmProxy?
|Related with soundmaz sound card came with my Toshiba laptop. Uses 2,5 Mb or ram on my machine. |
Summary: source: file.net
How to uninstall adi PmProxy
To remove PmProxy from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for adi PmProxy in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if PmProxy.exe (PmProxy) 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 PmProxy. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for PmProxy 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 PmProxy.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.