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What does the spdsvc.exe file do?

The spdsvc.exe process is also known as SPDSvc Application and is a part of SPDSvc Application or, as the case may be, Samsung Printer Dianostics Service. This software is produced by Samsung Electronics CO., LTD (www.samsung.com). An obsolete or defective version of spdsvc.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about spdsvc.exe SPDSvc Application

spdsvc.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. Spdsvc.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows or sometimes in the C:\Windows\System32 directory or, as the case may be, in a subdirectory of C:\Windows\System32. Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 506,680 bytes (33% of all these files), 499,000 bytes or, as the case may be, 491,328 bytes.
It is the service "Samsung Printer Dianostics".
The file contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. The original file has been signed by a trusted signature authority. This lets you check your copy to see if it is a counterfeit. This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. Spdsvc.exe does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. Spdsvc.exe is capable of log keyboard entries as well as monitor other applications. For this reason, 20% 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 spdsvc.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 spdsvc?

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 SPDSvc Application or Samsung Printer Dianostics Service

To remove SPDSvc Application from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate SPDSvc Application or Samsung Printer Dianostics Service in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if spdsvc.exe (SPDSvc Application) 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 SPDSvc Application. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SPDSvc Application 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 spdsvc.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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