hkwnd.exe – Here is the scoop on Hotkey Service as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is hkwnd.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Hotkey Service?
hkwnd.exe (Hotkey Service) – Details
The hkwnd.exe process is installed by default on Sony Vaio Notebook computers. It allows various functions to be performed using the Fn key found on Vaio Notebooks. Hkwnd.exe is required for the Fn key to work correctly and so should not be terminated.
hkwnd.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Hotkey Service may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers hkwnd.exe to Sony.
This is part of Sony Vaio Notebook Drivers.
HKWND.EXE – Disclaimer
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