What does the RoxWatchTray.exe file do?
The RoxWatchTray.exe process is also known as test1 Module and is a part of Roxio Easy Media Creator (Version 8, 8 Suite). This software is produced by unknown. An obsolete or defective version of RoxWatchTray.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- test1 Module has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- test1 Module 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)
- RoxWatchTray.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module RoxWatchTray.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about RoxWatchTray.exe test1 Module
RoxWatchTray.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. RoxWatchTray.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents".
The file size is 163,840 bytes.
You can find the file or its related application in Control Panel under Programs. You can then rerun the setup or uninstall the program. File properties have not been internally documented by the producer or developer. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). The RoxWatchTray file is not part of the Windows operating system. This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. For this reason, 44% 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 RoxWatchTray.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 RoxWatchTray?
|Installs with Roxio PhotoSuite&VideoWave Premier (further information...) |
|terminate it in an unusual way |
|it keeps comming up on reboot |
|This error can be removed by adjusting the Path value in your environmental variables (further information...) |
Summary: 3 users consider it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall Roxio Easy Media Creator
To remove test1 Module 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 Roxio Easy Media Creator in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if RoxWatchTray.exe (test1 Module) 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 test1 Module. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for test1 Module 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 RoxWatchTray.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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