What does the setupv.exe file do?
The setupv.exe process is also known as v42 or, as the case may be, Project1 and is a part of Project1 or, as the case may be, vuHc. This software is produced by noOrg (www.noorg.org) or, as the case may be, CnbLQHB84. An obsolete or defective version of setupv.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- setupv.exe has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- setupv.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)
- setupv.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module setupv.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about setupv.exe setupv.exe
setupv.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. Setupv.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 28,672 bytes (33% of all these files), 36,864 bytes, 27,136 bytes, 69,632 bytes or, as the case may be, 49,152 bytes.
This file contains no information about the producer or the version. This particular software does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. This setupv.exe process can initiate a network connection--either to the Internet or on your LAN. The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. For this reason, 72% 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 setupv.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 setupv?
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 Project1 or vuHc
To remove setupv.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 Project1 or vuHc in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if setupv.exe (setupv.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 setupv.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for setupv.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 setupv.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.