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What is nusb3mon.exe?

Nusb3mon.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 nusb3mon.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.

Nusb3mon.exe file information

The process known as USB 3.0 Monitor or AMD USB (version 3.0 Device Detector)

belongs to software Renesas Electronics USB (version 3.0 Host Controller, 3.0 Host) or NEC Electronics USB (version 3.0 Host Controller, 3.0 Host) or AMD USB (version 3.0 Device Detector) or Western Digital USB (version 3.0 Host) or Rocketfish USB (version 3.0 PCI Express Card) or USB 3.0 Monitor

by NEC Electronics (www.nec.com) or Renesas Electronics or Advanced Micro Devices (www.amd.com).

Description: Nusb3mon.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file nusb3mon.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 106,496 bytes (52% of all occurrences), 113,288 bytes, 115,048 bytes, 113,296 bytes or 97,280 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/nusb3mon.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The nusb3mon.exe file is not a Windows system file. The application can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 42% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
The developer Necel provides a support site for assistance [1][2], and an uninstaller (Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ NEC Electronics USB 3.0 Host Controller or Renesas Electronics USB 3.0 Host Controller).

Recommended: Identify nusb3mon.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as nusb3mon.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the nusb3mon.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

nusb3mon.exe ist Teil des USB3.0 Treibers, der mit der ASUS U3S6 Controllerkarte ausgeliefert wird. Ob er für die Funktionaliät des USB3.0-Controllers absolut nötig ist, ist mir nicht bekannt.
  ASUS U3S6 Besitzer  
USB 3.0 Treiber
Driver utility software installed with my USB 3.0 PCI card
  Some Guy   (further information)
Das Programm gibt bei Benutzung der USB 3.0 - Schnittstelle Hinweise aus. Z.B.: Gerät unterstuetzt hoehere Datenraten. / USB Controller Bandbreite ist überschritten worden. / Die untenstehended Programme verbrauchen Bandbreite.
  F. Beyer  
USB Monitor File for ASUS Mobo
was installed with my USB 3.0 PCI card
  daltont2000   (further information)
Tuneup 2013 program deactivator
Used for USB 3.0 PCI Card.

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of nusb3mon.exe: based on 11 votes with 8 user comments.
6 users think nusb3mon.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 5 users think it's probably harmless.

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