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What does the VersionCueCS2.exe file do?

The VersionCueCS2.exe process is also known as Adobe Version Cue (Version CS2) and is a part of Adobe Common File Installer or, as the case may be, DivX Codec. This software is produced by Adobe Systems (www.adobe.com). An obsolete or defective version of VersionCueCS2.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about VersionCueCS2.exe Adobe Version Cue

VersionCueCS2.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file VersionCueCS2.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". The file size is 163,840 bytes.
This VersionCueCS2 program does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The VersionCueCS2 file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. This VersionCueCS2.exe process is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. For this reason, 41% 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 VersionCueCS2.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 VersionCueCS2?

Adobe File Versioning Software
John Bartucz
Cue starting up when Windows launches can be turned off in the Cue control panel using the check box.

Summary: One user judges VersionCueCS2.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net

How to uninstall Adobe Common File Installer or DivX Codec

VersionCueCS2.exe Adobe Version Cue fix

To remove Adobe Version Cue from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for Adobe Common File Installer or DivX Codec in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if VersionCueCS2.exe (Adobe Version Cue) 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 Adobe Version Cue. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Adobe Version Cue 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 VersionCueCS2.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.

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