What does the Trapmnnt.exe file do?
The Trapmnnt.exe process is also known as Panasonic Trap Monitor and is a part of Panasonic Document Management or, as the case may be, Panasonic Trap Monitor Service. This software is produced by Panasonic (www.panasonic.com). An obsolete or defective version of Trapmnnt.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Panasonic Trap Monitor has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Panasonic Trap Monitor 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)
- Trapmnnt.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module Trapmnnt.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about Trapmnnt.exe Panasonic Trap Monitor
Trapmnnt.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. Trapmnnt.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
The file size is 69,632 bytes.
The file does not supply any version information or other description. The application does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The application is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. For this reason, 60% 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 Trapmnnt.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 Trapmnnt?
|Part Of Pannasonic-DMS(Panasonic Network Scanner Software) (further information...) |
|seems to be a Panasonic Photo copier/printer file |
|Part of Panasonic remote fax machine |
|Part of the Panasonic DMS suite. Necessary to interface with my office copier / scanner / fax machine. Annoying that it loads at boot and when I'm not at work, but it IS a necessary component. |
Summary: 2 users judge Trapmnnt.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall Panasonic Document Management or Panasonic Trap Monitor Service
To remove Panasonic Trap Monitor 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 Panasonic Document Management or Panasonic Trap Monitor Service in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if Trapmnnt.exe (Panasonic Trap Monitor) 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 Panasonic Trap Monitor. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Panasonic Trap Monitor 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 Trapmnnt.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.