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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: scandisk.exe

Process name: Microsoft Scandisk

scandisk.exe from Microsoft is a system utility which runs Scandisk on your computer, which scans the local disk drive for hardware errors. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated.

Recommendation

scandisk.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: scan32.exe

Process name: McAfee VirusScan Enterprise

scan32.exe is a process belonging to McAfee VirusScan Enterprise which protects your computer and network from Internet-bound threats such as Trojans and spyware. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated.

Recommendation

scan32.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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anti-virus System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: savservice.exe

Process name: Sophos Anti-Virus Module

savservice.exe is a process associated with the Sophos Anti-Virus Software. It is supplied by Sophos. Disabling this process might cause problems with your Sophos Anti-Virus software.

Recommendation

savservice.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: savscan.exe

Process name: Norton AntiVirus

savscan.exe is a process associated with the Norton AntiVirus from Symantec and provides real-time protection from Internet bourne threats such as trojans and spyware. This process should not be removed to ensure that your system is secure.

Recommendation

savscan.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: savroam.exe

Process name: Symantec AntiVirus

savroam.exe is a process belonging to Symantec’s AntiVirus suite and offers roaming user support. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated.

Recommendation

savroam.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: savedump.exe

Process name: NT Memory Dump

savedump.exe is the executable for the NT Memory Dump. This process is used to write memory to the paging file. After reboot this memory is saved in a file called memory. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated.

Recommendation

savedump.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: savadminservice.exe

Process name: Sophos Administrator Service

savadminservice.exe is a process associated with Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows XP, 2000, 2003 from Sophos plc.

Recommendation

savadminservice.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function  properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: sapisvr.exe

Process name: Windows Speech Recognition

sapisvr.exe is a process belonging to Windows XP. It provides speech recognition functionalities. This program is a non-essential process, but should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems.

Recommendation

sapisvr.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.
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System Process Windows

Windows Process Information: s3hotkey.exe

 s3hotkey.exe is a process associated with S3 Hotkey from S3 Graphics, Inc. This software is found on laptops incorporating the S3 Twister integrated graphics card and is used to switch between monitors. Disabling or enabling it is down to user preference.

Warning: Multiple instances of S3HOTKEY may be running on your pc at one time. Some of these may or may not be the legitimate versions.

Recommendation
s3hotkey.exe should not be disabled as it is required for essential applications to function properly.