recguard.exe – Here is the scoop on Recovery Guard as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is recguard.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Recovery Guard?
recguard.exe (Recovery Guard) – Details
The recguard.exe process will protect the hidden ‘Recovery Partition’ on Hewlett Packard or Compaq pc’s. This partition is used if you have to reinstall our system from scratch. If you disable this process you could accidentally clear the hidden partition which would mean, that should you have to re-install it, you would have to send your computer back to the vendor to be reinstalled.
recguard.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Recovery Guard may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers recguard.exe to Hewlett Packard / Compaq.
RECGUARD.EXE – Disclaimer
Every attempt has been made to provide you with the correct information for recguard.exe or RECOVERY GUARD. Many spyware / malware programs use filenames of usual, non-malware programs. If we have included information about recguard.exe that is inaccurate, we would greatly appreciate your help by leaving a comment with the correct information below and we’ll do our best to correct it.
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