ETDCtrl.exe is part of Elantech Smart-Pad and developed by ELANTECH Devices Corp. according to the ETDCtrl.exe version information.
ETDCtrl.exe's description is "ETD Ware TSR Enhancements"
ETDCtrl.exe is digitally signed by Microsoft Windows Hardware Compatibility Publisher.
ETDCtrl.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\Elantech\' folder.
None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about ETDCtrl.exe.
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The following is the available information on ETDCtrl.exe:
|Product name||Elantech Smart-Pad|
|Company name||ELANTECH Devices Corp.|
|File description||ETD Ware TSR Enhancements|
|Legal copyright||Elantech Devices Corp. Copyright(C) 2003-2008|
|Product version||7, 0, 4, 3|
|File version||7, 0, 4, 3|
Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:
ETDCtrl.exe has a valid digital signature.
|Signer name||Microsoft Windows Hardware Compatibility Publisher|
|Certificate issuer name||Microsoft Windows Hardware Compatibility PCA|
|Certificate serial number||6101a07f00010000000e|
None of the 54 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the ETDCtrl.exe file.
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to etdctrl.exe:
etdctrl.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
etdctrl.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.
ETD Ware TSR Enhancements has stopped working.
End Program - etdctrl.exe. This program is not responding.
etdctrl.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
etdctrl.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
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