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What is ACService.exe?

ACService.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if ACService.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.


ACService.exe file information

The process known as ArcSoft Connect Service or ArcSoft Connect Daemon belongs to software ArcSoft Connect or ArcSoft Connect Daemon or My Book Device Driver by ArcSoft (www.arcsoft.com).

Description: ACService.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file ACService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 113,152 bytes (57% of all occurrences), 109,056 bytes, 102,712 bytes, 51,712 bytes or 104,960 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/acservice.exe.html 
The program is not visible. It is a Verisign signed file. ACService.exe is digitally signed. The ACService.exe file is not a Windows core file. ACService.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case of problems with ACService.exe, you can also uninstall My Book Device Driver software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).

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If ACService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 50% dangerous. The file size is 470,744 bytes. The application can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. There is no description of the program. The program has no visible window. It is certified by a trustworthy company. The software uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. ACService.exe is not a Windows core file. ACService.exe is able to hide itself.
In case of problems with ACService.exe, you can also uninstall Aker Client software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as ACService.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ACService.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.



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Can be infected with malware/Trojans Manualy remove by search and delete method after any software installs it. Comes from a company called Arcsoft. it checks for updates to its own programs. total waste of processor and bandwidth. your arcsoft programs will update when you launch them witrhout Arcservices.exe running. just delete it.
  Misanthrope  
ArcSoft Connect Service. Background service installed by the ArcSoft software which comes bundled with many PCs or TV cards.
  Dr. Ashley   (further information)
is ArcSoft Connect Service. Background service installed by the ArcSoft software which comes bundled with many PCs or TV cards. ArcSoft make a wide range of media editing, photo and video software and many of their titles come pre-installed on new PCs. These titles install this particular background service which is, to all intents and purposes, a product update and ArcSoft news service. It notifies the user of product updates, it enables the user to register his software, it notifies the user of the latest product and service news from ArcSoft
  Mike   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of ACService.exe: based on 4 votes with 3 user comments.
One user thinks ACService.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users think it's probably harmless. One user suspects danger.


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