What is BackWeb-1940576.exe? Is BackWeb-1940576.exe spyware or a virus?

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1. Run Security Task Manager to check your BackWeb-1940576 process
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Process name: BackWeb-1940576.exe

Product: Pinnacle MPEG Realtime Codec

Company: Hewlett-Packard (hp.com)

File: BackWeb-1940576.exe

A codec required for the functionality of a certain type of MPG file, this application installs the codec alongside your regular multimedia viewer. Once installed, it does not need to be opened or used again. A codec is a method of compressing or decompressing certain files. Codecs are used for various type of multimedia to decompress files that were previously compressed in a certain way to make the file size more manageable. The BackWeb codec was released by HP. Based in Palo Alto, California, HP has been the world's leading PC manufacturer since 2007.www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/backweb-1940576.exe.html 
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Users Opinions

Average user rating of BackWeb-1940576.exe: based on 8 votes. Read also the 10 reviews.

  • 239 users ask for this file. One user rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 3 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about BackWeb-1940576.exe:
keylogger, very dangerous, delete it right away. some1
compaq connections\BackWeb-1940576.exe supposed to be a security watchdog for comdaq files n data. Mine has woken up recently an causes games to crash n usually windows cant turn it off on shutdown. am looking to find out wether tis ok to kill it or refigure druid
its annoying donnat
Compaq Connection Manager
my limiter show it as using about 1.5mb of my download per day which doesn't seem to much, but it adds up just some1
Don't know. Every once in a while it want's into my computer and the firewall keeps blocking it until I let it come in. Dale Clark
Just killed the process.. everything seems the same without it.. so it's one less process running for me, I guess. :? unh0ly_freak
compaq connection manager is the program it belongs to but spyware programs will delete it thinking it is a worm or trojan. to fix download backweb from hp  See also: Link dirt
gametop game is when I started getting after dwnload,not gametap as above listed.think safe Greg b
It's messing up my router so that I can't get any connectivity to any of my computers until I unplug it. ashley

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