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What does the rdpclip.exe file do?

The rdpclip.exe process is also known as RDP Clip Monitor or, as the case may be, RDP Clipboard Monitor and is a part of Microsoft Windows Operating System. This software is produced by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com). An obsolete or defective version of rdpclip.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 rdpclip.exe RDP Clip Monitor

rdpclip.exe is part of Windows. The file rdpclip.exe is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory. The file size is 69,632 bytes.
The file is a Windows system file. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The original file was created by Microsoft. The file itself can therefore be considered trustworthy. For this reason, 2% 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 rdpclip.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 rdpclip?

File Copy is an extension to Terminal Services server that allows you to copy and paste between server and client. (further information...)
It is associated with Remote Desktop Use
normal process
Only needed if you allow remote desktop connections to your computer. If not, it is ok to disable.
Runs if you are connected to your desktop via Citrix or Remote Desktop

Summary: 5 users judge rdpclip.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 3 users consider it harmless. For this reason, one user has already deleted rdpclip.exe. source: file.net

How to uninstall the program

To remove RDP Clip Monitor 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 the program in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if rdpclip.exe (RDP Clip Monitor) 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 RDP Clip Monitor. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for RDP Clip Monitor 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 rdpclip.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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