by Marianna Schmudlach / April 7, 2004 4:28 AM PDT In reply to: Data Miner - how to DELETE? mujilakamacould you please RIGHTclick on zHotkey and look under properties!I can't find anything about it. zhotkey.exe In order to ensure your files and data are not lost, be sure to back up your files online. Phil Hornby After removing the supplied emachines wired keyboard & adding a wireless keyboard, a 'zHotkey.exe has encountered a problem & needs to close......' message is generated when opening XP.
zHotkey is SPYWARE? You can only upload photos smaller than 5 MB. Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates needed for emachine keyboard guest 1234 (further information) More comments can be found here: (further information) Summary: Average user rating of zHotkey.exe: based on 61 votes with
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). When I deleted the prefetch, all of my games disappeared. The only spyware/adware it has been detecting is "Data Miner". It does solve the problem.
it comes up on the bottem of my computer jimmie buckner Keyboard Treiber für EXTA-Tasten ( driver for special buttons on the keyboard Max From what I have found in my It is completely harmless. for example if i press play the play sign comes up. I run it every few days.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Register Now Need help? To help you analyze the zHotkey.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such Think it comes up as a keylogger, but it's perfectly harmless.
When I deleted the prefetch, all of my games disappeared. Lets user know when his caps lock/scroll lock/num lock is on, and keyboard and mouse low battery warning. download SpybotS&Dhe download for Spybot S&D is available here: http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?page=spybotsdInstall by double-clicking on the downloaded file.Run Spybot S&D from desktop icon or Start menu.Press "Search for updates" button to get list Run Security Task Manager to check your zHotkey process 2.
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Stephanie · 10 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse It manages the special key functions like E-mail, volume, etc How to fix zHotkey.exe related problems? 1. to dave changes my keyboard press characters; Viswanath My computerruns very slow and does'nt respond to comnds as it should.Personally I don't appreciate all the dificulties but What is the difference among that? 'Spread out the dough into a large rectangle with no fat edges so it is even all around' What does 'fat edges' mean here?
zhotkey.exe is a process associated with the drivers for Chicony Keyboards. Jordan On XP is launches with some user and not for others causing an error message. ZHotkey.exe is able to record keyboard inputs. If it is using a system process name it cannot be detected by scanners as a trojan or keylogger.
Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware Process name: Multimedia Keyboard Driver or Chicony Multimedia Driver Product: Multimedia Keyboard Driver or Chicony Multimedia Driver Support: Help link Update link Uninstall zhotkey.exe is a safe process Can I stop or remove zhotkey.exe? You can only upload videos smaller than 600MB.
zhotkey.exe is used by 'Chicony Keyboards'.This is an application created by 'Chicony'. Process name: Chicony Keyboard Utility Application using this process: Chicony Keyboards Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries. It does solve the problem. Fake Software See also: Link Neo "zHotkey.exe" is harmless.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. enjerth Under the right surcumstances this program can be dangerous. Mel Brian is right. Can cause slight conflicts with not running properly if using Zonealarm.
If it had been made recently I would delete it. Alex the actual driver name does NOT have the capital H, zhotkey.exe vs zHotkey.exe the latter is a keyboard logger and malicious eMachines have Chicony keyboards. Other processes nwiz.exe hpqtoaster.exe ramasst.exe zHotkey.exe companioncore.dll domino.exe opera.exe wmpnscfg.exe spotifywebhelper.exe ctxfihlp.exe ascservice.exe [all] © file.net 15 years of experience MicrosoftPartner TermsPrivacy But the "GUEST" account is working just fine.
Remove only if it doesn't start correctly. If you feel that you want this program starting automatically so that you have it available as needed, then do not disable it. this is because without it the volume functions dont work and also the onscreen display of what is happening don't show. What is zhotkey.exe doing on my computer?
Read also the 55 reviews. 1994 users ask for this file. 27users rated it as not dangerous. 5users rated it as not so dangerous. 14users rated it as neutral. 6users rated Is zHotkey.exe spyware or a virus? Trending Now Andrew Napolitano Debbie Reynolds Auntie Fee Katy Perry Buick Lacrosse Alaska Cruises Mandy Moore Honda Cr-v Jennifer Garner Kyrie Irving Answers Relevance Rating Newest Oldest Best Answer: zhotkey.exe is Is there a known zHotkey.exe error?
Check it out! Enables special keys on Chicony keyboards. User is invalid. · 10 years ago 0 Thumbs up 1 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer What is ZHOTKEY? Catherine comes up on bottom of screen but I cant get it to do anything when I click on it except close it.
islandhottie7 · 10 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Multimedia keyboard driver. Add Well, it freaked me out a bit when I first seen it, but since it says it was last modified three years ago I will assume its safe.