What does the TnglCtrl.exe file do?
The TnglCtrl.exe process is also known as Tunngle Service and is a part of Tunngle Network Service. This software is produced by Tunngle.net GmbH (www.tunngle.net). An obsolete or defective version of TnglCtrl.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Tunngle service has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Tunngle 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)
- TnglCtrl.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module TnglCtrl.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about TnglCtrl.exe Tunngle service
TnglCtrl.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file TnglCtrl.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 716,024 bytes (40% of all these files), 741,224 bytes, 759,192 bytes, 736,504 bytes or, as the case may be, 718,072 bytes.
The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. TnglCtrl.exe is capable of log keyboard entries as well as modify other Windows tasks. For this reason, 50% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A TnglCtrl.exe file has a 36% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of C:\. In this case, the file size is usually 745,832 bytes. This TnglCtrl.exe process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. The original file has been signed by a trusted signature authority. This lets you check your copy to see if it is a counterfeit. It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. TnglCtrl.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes as well as Change the behavior of other applications.
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 TnglCtrl.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 TnglCtrl?
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 Tunngle Network Service
To remove Tunngle service from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
- Type the word uninstall.
- Click Add or remove programs.
- Now locate Tunngle Network Service in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if TnglCtrl.exe (Tunngle 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 Tunngle service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Tunngle 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 TnglCtrl.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.