What is sdhelp.exe? Is sdhelp.exe spyware or a virus?

How to fix sdhelp.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your sdhelp process
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3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware

Process name: PC Tools Spyware Doctor Help

Product: PC Tools Spyware Doctor

Support: Help link   Update link   Uninstall tool  

Company: PC Tools (pctools.com)

File: sdhelp.exe

The help assistant for Spyware Doctor, sdhelp.com is only run when you access the help menu through the Spy Doctor user interface. Spyware Doctor is an antispyware toolkit that persistently monitors your system and websites for spyware threats in real-time. It is part of the PC Tools Security Suite, but can be purchased and installed separately. PC Tools was a software company located in Luxembourg that was purchased by Symantec in 2008. Symantec continues to support PC Tools software.www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/sdhelp.exe.html 
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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!

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Users Opinions

Average user rating of sdhelp.exe: based on 15 votes. Read also the 6 reviews.

  • 65 users ask for this file. 10 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 2 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as dangerous.

All comments about sdhelp.exe:
It is part of the Spyware Doctor Application by PC Tools. It runs in background. Would like to know how I can stop it.  See also: Link Kevin
I know its from PCTools SpywareDoctor ... but its not possible to kill the Process unless U just delete or rename the file directly where it starts from = ProgrammFiles\SpywareDoctor  See also: Link
spyware to report to spyware doctor. iceman
Belongs to Spyware Doctor from PC TOOLS. Excellent anti spyware software as of this date, 24-Oct-06. John Campbell
Spyware Doctor file. right click and choose "End Process". It will of course start again after restarting your computer or starting up SWDoctor Mr.NoMore
Pc Tools Spyware Doctor file, it helps to speed load Spyware Doctor, sort of like the Adobe Reader Speed launcher.  See also: Link Marcus

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