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What does the SteelSeriesEngine.exe file do?

The SteelSeriesEngine.exe process is also known as SteelSeries Engine and is a part of SteelSeries Engine. This software is produced by SteelSeries ApS. An obsolete or defective version of SteelSeriesEngine.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 SteelSeriesEngine.exe SteelSeries Engine

SteelSeriesEngine.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. SteelSeriesEngine.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 87,040 bytes (31% of all these files), 249,856 bytes, 242,688 bytes, 239,104 bytes or, as the case may be, 252,928 bytes.
When Windows starts, this process is automatically started at the same time (Registry: Run). This file is no part of Microsoft Windows. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. SteelSeriesEngine.exe is capable of track other applications. For this reason, 48% 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 SteelSeriesEngine.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 SteelSeriesEngine?

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 SteelSeries Engine

To remove SteelSeries Engine 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 SteelSeries Engine in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if SteelSeriesEngine.exe (SteelSeries Engine) 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 SteelSeries Engine. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SteelSeries Engine 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 SteelSeriesEngine.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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