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Process name: NetropaTM Internet Receiver

Product: multimedia keyboards

Company: www.netropa.com

File: nhksrv.exe

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Dell uses Netropa software for their multimedia keyboards. This is the program that figures out what to do when you press one of the multimedia/internet buttons on the keyboard. http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/nhksrv.exe.html 

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Average user rating of nhksrv.exe: based on 57 votes. Read also the 45 reviews.

1268 users ask for this file. 33 users rated it as not dangerous. One user rated it as not so dangerous. 10 users rated it as neutral. 4 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 9 users rated it as dangerous. 6 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about nhksrv.exe:
Netropa Hotkey Server task seen only on DELL and Compaq PCs running Windows NT4/2000/XP.  See also: Link   Alex
Netropa software for multimedia keyboard  
Dell multimedia keyboard file   stubbsy
Comes with Thrust MM keyboard   Blaat
i'm informating for priority of this file   Crespo
Found this running on a Pakard Bell which had other mm keyboard software running   Sith
comes with thermaltake keyboards   reed007
Also comes with BTC MM Keyboards   Fox
Unnecessary use of resources   cotojo
Hewlett Packard MM-Keyboard Treiber   MadMax
it comes from micro innovations keyboard software   dog
Traces user activity, alter the web search results   ▀odincus
Important if you have certain multimedia keyboards and you dont want the special keys to operate when you switch users as it may be a security risk or anyoing   Ashton
I think it's spyware sensitive and unnessecary   Edwin
Uses system resources   kh
It is used for a keyboard manager   Sharque
Now also available on my Fujitsu Siemens MM keyboard   Erwin
Tak Manager ONLY finds when it locks during boot!   Mark
Have A Netropa MM Keyboard installed   Daniel
Dell Keyboard utility   NSILMike
Comes also with Trust keyboards.   chekka
Identified by AV software as being a trojan virus. Appeared the day after installing Firefox browser, and was located in their folder   radar
It was using 80-95% of the CPU. Now Disabled in Services and system is now running fine.   Ash
comes also with Trust Easyscroll Silverline Keyboard   KMariusT
Dell has this (pre)installed on the pc for good working of the MM Keyboard   Gilby
sometime hang my computer   Ass
Multimedia Keyboard Program   Cliff JOnes
Noticed when it was running that any site requiring active x woul lock of IE   Michael
Is a waste of resources on Da - hell systems  
system hog   h
This is installed as part of the software for Actie keyboards too.   Sam
Installed by "GeneralKeys" multimedia keyboards. Puts Hundreds of suspect URL┤s in Registry and uses danish language for entries.   check dis
Comes with EZKey EZ-8000 multimedia keyboard.   Sonic
Runs my Smart Office Keyboard, Extra Multimedia Buttons   Moogle
when in error, it takes up 100 percent of the processor. Happens sometimes when starting Explorer with special function key on a Packard Bell PC.   Jan van den Eeden - The Netherlands
Opens many holes in the system, easily compromises security. ive already counted 30 trojans in my system because of it   N3V37S
Definitely Netropa software for multimedia keyboard. Just disable using msconfig in XP, to get rid of it.   vurkonis
shows up in Task Manager when hanging   ssmegss
When a computer with this file running connected to our network, traffic jumped from 260Kbps to 2.5Mbps   Veggie Meat
spydoctor shows it carries backdoor trojan   baz
I am using a nice keyboard 'TOUCHMATE KB9000' which has a lot of additional keys for multimedia, MS Office, and joystick. This keyboard comes with Netropa Hotkey software. Extremely convenient to use.  See also: Link   kriyayoga1
probably unneccesary but harmless  
Can be used for Compaq Keyboards with Short cut keys at the top  
comes with Deluxe keyboard aswell   koradzsosz

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