What does the Styler.exe file do?
The Styler.exe process is also known as Style Change Application and is a part of Styler. This software is produced by ta2027 (www.crystalxp.net/galerie/en.id.551-styler-1-401.html). An obsolete or defective version of Styler.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Style Change Application has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Style Change Application 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)
- Styler.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module Styler.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about Styler.exe Style Change Application
Styler.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. Styler.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subdirectory of C:\Windows.
The file size is 307,200 bytes.
The program appears as a small tray icon. You will find it on the Windows taskbar next to the clock. If you don't see the tray icon, click the white (<) symbol. This Styler.exe process is recognizable as a window and also on the taskbar. The file also can also affect other applications by changing their properties. Such manipulation can cause an application to do things other than what it is intended to do. The Styler file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel For this reason, 31% 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 Styler.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 Styler?
|It's make my PC great |
Summary: One user judges Styler.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall Styler
To remove Style Change Application 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 Styler in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if Styler.exe (Style Change 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 Style Change Application. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Style Change 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 Styler.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.