What does the Ventrilo.exe file do?
The Ventrilo.exe process is also known as Ventrilo by Flagship Industries or, as the case may be, Ventrilo Client Program and is a part of Ventrilo Application. This software is produced by Flagship Industries (www.ventrilo.com). An obsolete or defective version of Ventrilo.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Ventrilo by Flagship Industries has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Ventrilo by Flagship Industries 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)
- Ventrilo.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module Ventrilo.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about Ventrilo.exe Ventrilo by Flagship Industries
Ventrilo.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file Ventrilo.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,388,544 bytes (50% of all these files), 1,539,072 bytes or, as the case may be, 1,675,776 bytes.
The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel The Ventrilo file is not part of the Windows operating system. File properties have not been internally documented by the producer or developer. This Ventrilo program is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. Ventrilo.exe is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 14% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A Ventrilo.exe file has a 14% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of C:\. In this case, the file size is usually 2,870,784 bytes. The program appears as a window on the desktop. It is no part of Microsoft Windows. Ventrilo.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes.
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 Ventrilo.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 Ventrilo?
|Ventrilo Voice Communication (further information...) |
|VOIP client (further information...) |
|Voiceprogramm ähnlich Teamspeak (further information...) |
|Voice Communication Program (I can't end this process) |
|I use it all the time |
Summary: 8 users judge Ventrilo.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. However, one user considers this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. source: file.net
How to uninstall Ventrilo Application
To remove Ventrilo by Flagship Industries 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 Ventrilo Application in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if Ventrilo.exe (Ventrilo by Flagship Industries) 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 Ventrilo by Flagship Industries. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Ventrilo by Flagship Industries 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 Ventrilo.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.