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What is CrackDown.exe?

CrackDown.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 CrackDown.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.

CrackDown.exe file information

The process known as CrackDownloader or CrackDownloader Plus belongs to software CrackDownloader or CrackDownloader Plus by HiSoft (www.hisoft.com).

Description: CrackDown.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. CrackDown.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings" or in a subfolder of C:\ or in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder or in the folder "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 399,872 bytes (66% of all occurrences), 577,536 bytes or 374,784 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/crackdown.exe.html 
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file. The software uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. CrackDown.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can also remove the entire program Macromedia Shockwave Player or Podarok Edition 15 using Windows Control Panel.

Recommended: Identify CrackDown.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as CrackDown.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the CrackDown.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.


User Comments

F-Secure Internet Security 2009 9.00
CyberLink PowerDVD 8

Summary: Average user rating of CrackDown.exe: based on 3 votes with 2 user comments.
2 users think CrackDown.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user suspects danger. One user is not sure about it.

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