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What does the razertra.exe file do?

The razertra.exe process is also known as razertra MFC Application or, as the case may be, Razer Customizer Tray Application and is a part of razertra Application or, as the case may be, Razer DeathAdder™ Mouse. This software is produced by Razer (www.razerzone.com). An obsolete or defective version of razertra.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 razertra.exe razertra MFC Application

razertra.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. Razertra.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 143,360 bytes (34% of all these files), 131,072 bytes as well as 7 other variants.
The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. There is no internal description of the file. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. Razertra.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes. For this reason, 40% 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 razertra.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.

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How to uninstall razertra Application or Razer DeathAdder™ Mouse

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To remove razertra MFC Application 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 razertra Application or Razer DeathAdder™ Mouse in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if razertra.exe (razertra MFC Application) 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 razertra MFC Application. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for razertra MFC Application 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 razertra.exe is causing problems for you, a good Registry Cleaner 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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