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OR does anybody know about what it is? and the questionable HJT listings are gone O4 - .DEFAULT User Startup: Pin.lnk = C:\hp\bin\CLOAKER.EXE (User 'Default user') O4 - .DEFAULT User Startup: PinMcLnk.lnk = C:\hp\bin\cloaker.exe (User 'Default user') Any Idea I have found out that this program is required whenever you use the recovery discs. Clean Free Space of Drives ...

We recommend SecurityTaskManager for verifying your computer's security. Sincerely, Nancee Reply With Quote July 27th, 2001,12:31 AM #10 maxximilian View Profile View Forum Posts Madd Maxx Join Date Jan 2001 Location Allegheny County,PA, USA Posts 4,033 Hi nancee, Now EDIT: Here's a pic of it. ------------------ Be not afraid of greatness. Noyb, Oct 27, 2007 #2 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

If you require further assistance for this file, feel free to ask about in the forums. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 27,136bytes (98% of all occurrences) or 96,768bytes. PoopyPants it is not so important and also it does not take a lot of memory and you can also keep it or disable it as you want. And if that is the case, then it wasn't part of the original factory installation and came later.

  1. Posts 28 Hi Maxximilian This is straight from HP web site: Cloaker.exe is an internal program that runs in the background masking other running processes during the recovery.
  2. Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time.
  3. Therefore the technical security rating is 25% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.
  4. cloaker.exe: clock g2.exe: www.runscanner.net/lib/clndisk.exe.html C:\\WINDOWS\\system32\\winlogon.exe contains Win32/Spy ...
  5. At least for WindowsME anyway.
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  7. Jeffmathieson replied Feb 2, 2017 at 1:06 AM A to Z of Items #5 poochee replied Feb 1, 2017 at 11:41 PM Loading...
  8. Description: Cloaker.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems.
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BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive. MAXXIMILIAN'S Omnimaxx Cam Central Reply With Quote July 27th, 2001,12:56 AM #11 sting View Profile View Forum Posts Imagine That Join Date May 2000 Location Texas Posts 862 Hi maxx, update If it's a true HP file, then they are doing their best to hide what it does. All rights reserved.

Speedy Gonzales20-07-2008, 09:04 PMI wouldnt use indexing. What do you know about cloaker.exe: How would you rate it: < Please select > important for Windows or an installed application (++) seems to be needed (+) neither dangerous nor Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em. www.techsupportforum.com/...by-svchost-exe-of-rpc-service-50440.html Can't access IE, My Computer and Startup Control Panel ...

It is definitely an HP file. Check This Out No Cloakers. I haven't tried to delete the Default user folder yet .. Your cache administrator is webmaster.

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Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Please try the request again. Of course just about any HP file can be looked at as malicious I guess...LOL Thanks again. ------------------ Be not afraid of greatness. Advertisement Recent Posts Audio from android tablet to PC...

So it must have continued loading while I was in the other profile. oh well ... The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

Reply With Quote July 27th, 2001,02:17 AM #14 maxximilian View Profile View Forum Posts Madd Maxx Join Date Jan 2001 Location Allegheny County,PA, USA Posts 4,033 Hi IMM, Here's what I

Any ideas? jaysath replied Feb 2, 2017 at 1:10 AM Why app folders are in external... To help you analyze the cloaker.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

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Follow Hi, I have an HP and I was roaming around in my Windows/TEMP file and came across this file, Cloaker.exe.

Don't try to delete cloaker! at least it still boots. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Click here to join today!

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? How to Remove SetDefaultPrinter - windowsvc.com Path : c:\hp\bin\cloaker.exe c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe /c c:\hp\bin\defaultprinter\SetDefaultPrinter.cmd How to remove startup entry. Actually I found that there are three cloaker.exe files onboard. Register Now Microsoft PartnerSilver Application Development file.net Deutsch Home Files Software News Contact What is cloaker.exe?

It's icon shows a recycle bin with what looks like a lizard or something crawling out of it. I think it still works, somewhat ... Any wisdom will be appreciated ... This is the home PC, mainly used by the kids...

Posts 28 Maxximilian Glad I could help. MAXXIMILIAN'S Omnimaxx Cam Central Reply With Quote July 27th, 2001,02:23 AM #15 IMM View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual PC Specialist!!! Most of the programs I know of, can slow a system down.