powerkey.exe – Here is the scoop on PowerKey as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is powerkey.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of PowerKey?
powerkey.exe (PowerKey) – Details
The program called powerkey.exe is used to allow multimedia keys on Acer multimedia keyboards to function correctly. If you stop this process all of the ‘normal’ keys on the keyboard should still function, but the multimedia keys will not. Only stop this process if it is causing instability to your system.
powerkey.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing PowerKey may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers powerkey.exe to Acer.
This is part of Acer keyboard drivers.
POWERKEY.EXE – Disclaimer
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