What does the xRaidSetup.exe file do?
The xRaidSetup.exe process is also known as JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer or, as the case may be, Gigabyte RAID Configurer and is a part of JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer or, as the case may be, Gigabyte RAID Configurer. This software is produced by JMicron Technology (www.jmicron.com) or, as the case may be, Gigabyte Technology (www.gigabyte.com). An obsolete or defective version of xRaidSetup.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer 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)
- xRaidSetup.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module xRaidSetup.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about xRaidSetup.exe JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer
xRaidSetup.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. XRaidSetup.exe is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,953,792 bytes (64% of all these files), 1,966,080 bytes or, as the case may be, 1,970,176 bytes.
The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. The xRaidSetup file is not part of the Windows operating system. This xRaidSetup.exe process is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). XRaidSetup.exe is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 22% 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 xRaidSetup.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 xRaidSetup?
|xRaidSetup.exe is part of JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer by JMicron Technology Corp. It offers additional configuration options and support for this device. |
Summary: One user considers it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer or Gigabyte RAID Configurer
To remove JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer 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 JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer or Gigabyte RAID Configurer in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if xRaidSetup.exe (JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer) 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 JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for JMicron JMB36X RAID Configurer 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 xRaidSetup.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.