What does the SkyTel.EXE file do?
The SkyTel.EXE process is also known as Realtek Voice Manager and is a part of Realtek Voice Manager or, as the case may be, Realtek HDMI Audio Driver for ATI. This software is produced by Realtek Semiconductor (www.realtek.com.tw). An obsolete or defective version of SkyTel.EXE can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Realtek Voice Manager has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Realtek Voice Manager 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)
- SkyTel.EXE has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module SkyTel.EXE. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about SkyTel.EXE Realtek Voice Manager
SkyTel.EXE is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. SkyTel.EXE is found in the C:\Windows directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,826,816 bytes (50% of all these files), 1,822,720 bytes, 2,879,488 bytes or, as the case may be, 1,833,576 bytes.
This process is recognizable as a window and also on the taskbar. The original file was created by Microsoft. The file itself can therefore be considered trustworthy. This SkyTel.EXE process is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. SkyTel.EXE is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 0% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A SkyTel.EXE file has a 0% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". In this case, the file size is usually 1,833,576 bytes.
The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. The original file by Microsoft is digitally signed. So please check the file on your computer. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). The application is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run).
The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. The SkyTel file is not part of the Windows operating system.
SkyTel.EXE is capable of interpret keystrokes.
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 SkyTel.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 SkyTel?
|Vendor contains: Realtek Semiconductor (further information...) |
|skytel.exe is a process associated with Realtek Voice Manager from Realtek Semiconductor Corp.. |
|Program related to the Realtek Voice Manager used by some of their audio chipsets. Located in C:\Windows only. (further information...) |
|skytel.exe is a Realtek Voice Manager from Realtek Semiconductor Corp. belonging to Realtek Voice Manager This is usually associated with Realtek Audio drivers. |
|Realtek Voice Manager |
Summary: 4 users judge SkyTel.EXE to be an essential file that should not be touched. 5 users consider it harmless. However, 2 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. source: file.net
How to uninstall Realtek Voice Manager or Realtek HDMI Audio Driver for ATI
To remove Realtek Voice Manager 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 Realtek Voice Manager or Realtek HDMI Audio Driver for ATI in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if SkyTel.EXE (Realtek Voice Manager) 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 Realtek Voice Manager. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Realtek Voice Manager 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 SkyTel.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.