cidaemon.exe – Here is the scoop on Content Index Daemon as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is cidaemon.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Content Index Daemon?
cidaemon.exe (Content Index Daemon) – Details
Cidaemon.exe is a process that runs in the background and creates an index of all of the files in your system. When you later perform a file search in windows (find files or folders) the search is performed over the index and so returns much faster than if the search had been performed over the whole file system. If you stop this process you may find that searching for files can take a lot longer to return any results.
cidaemon.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Content Index Daemon may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers cidaemon.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
cidaemon.exe is related to cisvc.exe,
CIDAEMON.EXE – Disclaimer
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