What is rapimgr.exe? Is rapimgr.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix rapimgr.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your rapimgr process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair rapimgr.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Process name: ActiveSync RAPI Manager
Product: Microsoft ActiveSync
Company: Microsoft (microsoft.com)
Deployed with Microsoft ActiveSync, the RAPI Manager is a background process that integrates your PC with a mobile device that is synchronized. Remote Application Programming Interface (RAPI) is the standard through which your computer executes programs or functions through the mobile device. Without this process running, mobile devices will still sync, they just will not be able to call functions. RAPI was initially developed as a remote procedure call for Pocket PCs, but Microsoft has since migrated it to their mobile platform.
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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 rapimgr.exe: based on 31 votes. Read also the 17 reviews.
998 users ask for this file. 16 users rated it as not dangerous. 5 users rated it as not so dangerous. 4 users rated it as neutral. 4 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 2 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
|All comments about rapimgr.exe:|
|it's a part of the active sync for a PDA|
|MS ActiveSync 4.1 executable|
|part of Microsoft Active Sync. Allow you to synchronise Windows Mobile PDA's. Not added to windows - must download it from M$ See also: Link AdamG-|
|This file is necessary in order for you computer to make changes to your pda. Used in ActiveSync, as well as programs like Pocket Controller and Registry Editors JRoe|
|Rapimgr is associated with ActiveSync. May have an IP address as a placeholder for passthrough internet to a handheld terminal. Needed if you connect handheld devices or phones to your PC, otherwise not needed. Usually needs to be downloaded from Microsoft for it to be on a PC (not sure about Vista). See also: Link Manning|
|Seems to log/check all my keyboard input|
|This problem seems to be solved with AS 4.5 beta. Rocky Phelps|
|its a nusence it took up 97% of my cpu's processing speed wolf'e dogooon|
|Used up 99% CPU until terminated (after a few hours). K|
|Occupies TCP port 990 on all interfaces. Annoying because this port is reserved for the sftp service. gimbal|
|This has got installed without my knowledge, or when the mobile phone CD was installed, since then whenever the computer in booted, this runs the CPU at 100%, when disabled, CPU returns to 3 or 4% when idle, and the heat and the boost fan stops. could you please inform me if and how to disable or remove this safe without compromising the computer functions m.karu|
|Part of ActiveSync. May be safe to kill it if it's hogging the CPU.|
|I use it with windows mobile to connect the phone to the PC using Activ sync grant.wood|
|Its part of microsoft's activesync. Used to connect a pda or other device to sync and transfer files from the pc to the device. Chris|
|It uses a lot of CPU, gonna boot it and see what happens. c ya maybe Les|
|If a network connection cannot be established from the PDA to the PC, Active Sync will not be able to connect to the PDA. Jimmy|
|If you have a Sony cellphone and the file is not in the systemfolder, keep it. Make a search for hidden files. King Hans Sweden|
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