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What does the remoting_host.exe file do?

The remoting_host.exe process is also known as Host Process and is a part of Chrome Remote Desktop Host. This software is produced by Google (toolbar.google.com). An obsolete or defective version of remoting_host.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 remoting_host.exe Host Process

remoting_host.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file remoting_host.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 69,448 bytes (44% of all these files), 72,024 bytes, 51,016 bytes, 76,616 bytes or, as the case may be, 56,648 bytes.
The remoting_host file contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. The application does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel For this reason, 16% 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 remoting_host.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 remoting_host?

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 Chrome Remote Desktop Host

To remove Host Process 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 Chrome Remote Desktop Host in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if remoting_host.exe (Host Process) 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 Host Process. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Host Process 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 remoting_host.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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