What is khooker.exe? Is khooker.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix khooker.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your khooker process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair khooker.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Process name: SiS Compatible Super VGA Keyboard Daemon
Company: Silicon Integrated Systems (sis.com)
Installed with SiS VGA Graphics Cards, the Keyboard Hooker is a background process that starts with Windows. It contains keyboard driver files and runs in real-time awaiting specific keystrokes. It enables your SiS keyboard to run applications based on built-in shortcuts, such as opening your default browser or email application with a single keystroke. Founded in 1987, SiS is a Taiwanese corporation that focuses on motherboard chipsets and a variety of peripherals.
If you want a detailed security rating about your khooker.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 khooker.exe: based on 19 votes. Read also the 11 reviews.
359 users ask for this file. 11 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. 2 users rated it as little bit dangerous. One user rated it as dangerous. One user didn't rate it ("don't know").
|All comments about khooker.exe:|
|khooker.exe assigns a task to a letter on the keyboard See also: Link Kyle|
|System Tray utility which gets installed by the drivers of the latter day SiS VGA cards. Can cause errors at startup and isn't required Antonio|
|some spyware intify them as spy program Peperman|
|SiS Compatible Super VGA Keyboard Daemon Languege = chinese (Taiwan) Aldo|
|It's Used in Notebook, it work for Displaying Icon on Screed, like OSD, for Advanced function of laptop Vash_T.S.|
|Used in notebook computers for things like TV-Out enable hotkey Chris|
|something related with SiS, but it wastes memory rkam|
|Not really needed, but downgraded performance considerably. Many programs take on this name and HOLY HELL can they cause trouble. Most problematic for the DOS base|
|appears to slow the PC down Lesle pavitt|
|I just did a clean install of Win XP Pro on an MPC Laptop... khooker showed up right after I installed the motherboard drivers. Tc|
|controls externals on laptops, e.g. touchpad, graphics card, etc from SiS. Sometime freezes up if the registry has some damage. Arkham|
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