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What does the ZAM.exe file do?

The ZAM.exe process is also known as ZAM and is a part of Zemana AntiMalware or, as the case may be, Zemana AntiLogger. This software is produced by Zemana or, as the case may be, Copyright (Version 2017.). An obsolete or defective version of ZAM.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 ZAM.exe ZAM.exe

ZAM.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. ZAM.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 13,179,660 bytes (78% of all these files), 12,326,768 bytes as well as 8 other variants.
It is the service "ZAMSvc".
There is no embedded description in this file. These days, this is rather unusual The ZAM file is not part of the Windows operating system. This process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. It has a digital signature. This confirms that the producer has been registered with a certificate authority. ZAM.exe is capable of track other applications, transmit information from computer to the Internet, interpret keystrokes as well as modify other Windows tasks. For this reason, 46% 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 ZAM.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 ZAM?

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 Zemana AntiMalware or Zemana AntiLogger

To remove ZAM.exe from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Zemana AntiMalware or Zemana AntiLogger in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if ZAM.exe (ZAM.exe) 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 ZAM.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for ZAM.exe 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 ZAM.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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