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What does the StatusClient.exe file do?

The StatusClient.exe process is also known as Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client and is a part of Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client or, as the case may be, hp LaserJet (Version 1010 Series, 1150 / 1300). This software is produced by Hewlett-Packard (www.hp.com). An obsolete or defective version of StatusClient.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 StatusClient.exe Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client

StatusClient.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. StatusClient.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 61,440 bytes (66% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 36,864 bytes.
The application can initiate a network connection--either to the Internet or on your LAN. It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. When Windows starts, this process is automatically started at the same time (Registry: MACHINE\Run). For this reason, 53% 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 StatusClient.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 StatusClient?

HP media device extra diagnostics and tweaking tool... not vital for use of the devices. Can be safely terminated if everything already works to your needs.
It does nothing and can consume 95% of the processor time!
Joe Seifried
STATUSCLIENT caused an invalid page fault in
Anytime my computer slows down, Statusclient seems to be behind it, sucking up from 49 percent of the CPU on up
Freezes computer especially when combined with MS Word
Moses Marines

Summary: 5 users judge StatusClient.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. However, 4 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, one user has already deleted StatusClient.exe. source: file.net

How to uninstall Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client or hp LaserJet

To remove Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client 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 Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client or hp LaserJet in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if StatusClient.exe (Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client) 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 Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Hewlett-Packard T-TR Status Client 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 StatusClient.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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