What is Monitor.exe?

Monitor.exe is part of Advanced SystemCare and developed by IObit according to the Monitor.exe version information.

Monitor.exe's description is "Performance Monitor"

Monitor.exe is digitally signed by IObit Information Technology.

Monitor.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\IObit\Advanced SystemCare\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected Monitor.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on Monitor.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameAdvanced SystemCare
Company nameIObit
File descriptionPerformance Monitor
Original filenameMonitor.exe
Legal copyright© IObit. All rights reserved.
Legal trademarkIObit
Product version12.0.0.0
File version12.0.4.643

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameAdvanced SystemCare
Company nameIObit
File descriptionPerformance Monitor
Original filenameMonitor.exe
Legal copyright© IObit. All rights reserved.
Legal trademarkIObit
Product version12.0.0.0
File version12.0.4.643

Digital signatures [?]

Monitor.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameIObit Information Technology
Certificate issuer nameSymantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number5cd0502920c27eeaec2a184d0452e53a

VirusTotal report

3 of the 71 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the Monitor.exe file. That's a 4% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
DrWeb Program.Unwanted.2520
eGambit PUP.Optional.IObit
GData Win32.Application.iObit.B
3 of the 71 anti-virus programs detected the Monitor.exe file.

Monitor.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove Monitor.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the Monitor.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that Monitor.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate Monitor.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the Monitor.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate Monitor.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    C:\Program Files (x86)\IObit\Advanced SystemCare\Monitor.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the Monitor.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If Monitor.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If Monitor.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If Monitor.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that Monitor.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD54685020cb82e875397075b85c9a8d09d
SHA25663ab0ae0fb56c4b8153576956e99789e5819e8c92838bed462dbed7dae339b4b

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to monitor.exe:

monitor.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

monitor.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.

Performance Monitor has stopped working.

End Program - monitor.exe. This program is not responding.

monitor.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

monitor.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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Comments

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