What does the TSVulFW.DAT file do?
The TSVulFW.DAT process is also known as TSVulFW and is a part of or, as the case may be, Tencent Traveler. This software is produced by Tencent (www.tencent.com/i). An obsolete or defective version of TSVulFW.DAT can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- TSVulFW has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- TSVulFW 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)
- TSVulFW.DAT has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module TSVulFW.DAT. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about TSVulFW.DAT TSVulFW
TSVulFW.DAT is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file TSVulFW.DAT is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 678,240 bytes (37% of all these files), 665,952 bytes, 674,144 bytes, 98,304 bytes or, as the case may be, 554,400 bytes.
This so-called dynamic link library (DLL) contains all the functions that have been transferred to a separate file. These transferred functions are available not only to this particular program, but can also be used by other applications. 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. This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. There is no concrete documentation available for this service. The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The file contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. 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 has none of the usual file information, such as version number, etc. TSVulFW.DAT is capable of log keyboard entries, monitor other applications as well as Change the behavior of other applications. For this reason, 62% 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 TSVulFW.DAT. 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 TSVulFW?
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 or Tencent Traveler
To remove TSVulFW 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 or Tencent Traveler in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if TSVulFW.DAT (TSVulFW) 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 TSVulFW. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for TSVulFW 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 TSVulFW.DAT 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.