What is eeCtrl?
EeCtrl.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the OS, hardware etc.
The free file information forum can help you determine if eeCtrl.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
EeCtrl.sys file information
Description: EeCtrl.sys is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. eeCtrl.sys is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 389,432 bytes (17% of all occurrences), 371,248 bytes and 9 more variants.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program has no visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. EeCtrl.sys is digitally signed. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 20% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
There is a possibility to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > New Headway iTools Elementary).
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