What does the tgsrvc.exe file do?
The tgsrvc.exe process is also known as SupportSoft Repair Service and is a part of SupportSoft Repair Service or, as the case may be, Comcast User Setup. This software is produced by SupportSoft (www.supportsoft.com). An obsolete or defective version of tgsrvc.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- SupportSoft Repair service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- SupportSoft Repair service 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)
- tgsrvc.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module tgsrvc.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about tgsrvc.exe SupportSoft Repair service
tgsrvc.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file tgsrvc.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 148,768 bytes (55% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 185,640 bytes.
This tgsrvc.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file. This file is no part of Microsoft Windows. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel Tgsrvc.exe is capable of record keystrokes as well as supervise programs. For this reason, 12% 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 tgsrvc.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 tgsrvc?
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 SupportSoft Repair Service or Comcast User Setup
To remove SupportSoft Repair service 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 SupportSoft Repair Service or Comcast User Setup in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if tgsrvc.exe (SupportSoft Repair service) 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 SupportSoft Repair service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SupportSoft Repair service 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 tgsrvc.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.