What does the RRT.exe file do?
The RRT.exe process is also known as Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit and is a part of Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit. This software is produced by Sergiwa - www.sergiwa.com (www.sergiwa.com). An obsolete or defective version of RRT.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit 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)
- RRT.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module RRT.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about RRT.exe Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit
RRT.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file RRT.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\.
The file size is 4,841,472 bytes.
The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). The RRT file is no part of Microsoft Windows. RRT.exe appears to be a file that was compressed by an EXE-Packer. This technique is often used by trojans to keep the file size small and also hamper debugging efforts. However, this in itself is not sufficient reason to presume malicious intent, since even well-intentioned, professional software producers take advantage of compressed files. For this reason, 22% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
- A RRT.exe file has a 56% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in in a subdirectory of the Windows Temp folder. In this case, the file size is usually 159,744 bytes. There is no internal description of the file. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The RRT file is not part of the Windows operating system.
- A RRT.exe file has a 22% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME". In this case, the file size is usually 5,062,656 bytes. The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. The application is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). This file is no part of Microsoft Windows. RRT.exe appears to be a file that was compressed by an EXE-Packer. This technique is often used by trojans to keep the file size small and also hamper debugging efforts. However, this in itself is not sufficient reason to presume malicious intent, since even well-intentioned, professional software producers take advantage of compressed files.
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 RRT.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 RRT?
|rrt.exe is a RRT belonging to RRT - With Removable Media Malware Defender from iSergiwa Software - www.sergiwa.com (further information...) |
Summary: One user considers it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit
To remove Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
- Type the word uninstall.
- Click Add or remove programs.
- Now locate Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if RRT.exe (Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit) 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 Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Sergiwa Antiviral Toolkit 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 RRT.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.