What is daemon.exe? Is daemon.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix daemon.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your daemon process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair daemon.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Daemon.exe is alternatively called the Virtual CD Emulator, Virtual DVD Emulator and ISO Emulator is used to bypass copy protected CDs, DVDs, Blu Rays. This process is part of the Daemon Tools Lite and Daemon Tools Pro suites in addition to being part of the ISO Maker plugin. The application helps create an ISO that indirectly creates a backup virtual drive which works like a normal physical drive.
If you want a detailed security rating about your daemon.exe (and all other running background processes) read the following user opinions, and download the free trial version of Security Task Manager.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. If a "non-Microsoft" .exe file is located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, then there is a high risk for a virus, spyware, trojan or worm infection! Check it out!
Average user rating of daemon.exe: based on 42 votes. Read also the 30 reviews.
725 users ask for this file. 35 users rated it as not dangerous. One user rated it as not so dangerous. 2 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
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Is daemon.exe spyware or a virus, trojans, adware or worm? Is there a known daemon.exe error?
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