What does the RemoveCpl.exe file do?
The process does not include any indication who its developer is or what software product it is a part of. An obsolete or defective version of RemoveCpl.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- RemoveCpl.exe has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- RemoveCpl.exe 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)
- RemoveCpl.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module RemoveCpl.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about RemoveCpl.exe RemoveCpl.exe
RemoveCpl.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file RemoveCpl.exe is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
The file size is 24,576 bytes.
The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. There is no internal description of the file. When Windows starts, this process is automatically started at the same time (Registry: MACHINE\Run). It is no part of Microsoft Windows. For this reason, 36% 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 RemoveCpl.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 RemoveCpl?
|Has to do with the Belkin wireless utility program (further information...) |
|Belkin Wireless Network program |
|Think it replaces the Windows wireless network control panel program with Belkin |
|not dangerous because is a file you need if you want to use a 54g wirelles internet card of belkin |
joey van hummel
|Belkin is installed on PC with this file |
|for Belkin Wireless Network |
|It is required to run the Broadcom Wireless software for the Belkin card...However, I have found that Windows (XP) will run the 54g wireless belkin cardjust as well as, if not consistently better than the Broadcom software. |
Summary: 5 users judge RemoveCpl.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall unknown
To remove RemoveCpl.exe 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 unknown in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if RemoveCpl.exe (RemoveCpl.exe) 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 RemoveCpl.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for RemoveCpl.exe 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 RemoveCpl.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.