Big D Spyware, but not dangerous. Locate ViewMgr.exe-associated program (eg. VMP is required for AOL and AIM 3D Superbuddies, Adobe Atmosphere and many other programs. The Viewpoint Manager runs in the background and checks periodically for available updates to the media player.
its not too big of a deal, as it doesnt suck up any cpu. In the results, click System Restore. viewmgr.exe is a safe process Can I stop or remove viewmgr.exe? in 2003 as a place for answers to common computer and technical questions. check over here
Unused files: AxMetaStream.dll, ComponentMgr.dll, MetaStreamID.ini, MtsAxInstaller.exe, npViewpoint.dll, npViewpoint.xpt, JpegReader.dll, Mts3Reader.dll, SceneComponent.dll, SreeDMMX.dll, SWFView.dll, WaveletReader.dll Please, remove this spyware with RegRun Startuip Optimizer. I uninstall it and delete the program folder, yet every time I run AOL, it is back. landhermie AIM Uses it, not exactly sure how, but i'm not deleting my AIM account because of a silly utility. lol - it is like calling flash, real player, quicktime or windows player spyware.
They offer a malware removal guarantee that is not offered by other security software. The Disk Cleanup dialog box will appear with series of checkboxes you can select. Free scanner allows you to check whether your PC is infected or not. Click Control Panel on the right side menu.
Installed without my permission and tried to connect to internet when I uninstalled it - Definitely trying to report my computer activity. I just removed all AIM/AOL-related stuff along with all the Viewpoint stuff and had no problems doing so. They once tried to bill me for 2 months of service that I never asked for, let alone used. I uninstalled through the control panel then went to program files and deleted the installation folder.
These troubleshooting steps get progressively more difficult and time consuming, so we strongly recommend attempting them in ascending order to avoid unnecessary time and effort. Only malware or spyware would go to great lengths to get installed on on an unspecting user. Type "command" in the search box... Installs with AOL Instant Messenger.
Windows XPhttp://www.theeldergeek.com/windows_xp_registry.htm Windows 7http://www.theeldergeek.com/windows_7/registry_edits_for_win7.htm Windows Vistahttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/2688326 - LetMeFixItMyselfAlways Step 2: Conduct a Full Malware Scan of Your PC There is a chance that your ViewMgr.exe error could be related to a Discover More Andrew had 4-5 computers on my network that were shut off of internt access due to this in the start up process Syble loaded itself - don't like - get rid They said I agreed to subscribing to I tunes, I don't even know how to find it. Don't know how it got there.
Other programs that you frequently use such Microsoft Office, Firefox, Chrome, Live Messenger, and hundreds of other programs are not cleaned up with Disk Cleanup (including some Viewpoint Manager programs). You all should really spend some time on their site and read all about them. After testing on two different hard drives with similar results, I decided to reinstall it. It actively listens on port 3149...
Is as bad as whoever ordered it installed on your computer. See also: Link Chuck Spyware, can be uninstalled through Add/Remove Really annoying spyware, monitors web usage, pop-up windows. How is the Gold Competency Level Attained? Mike October 24, 2004 8:37 AM Thanks for the help.
I'll just keep clicking deny on the ZAP notice for the time being. See also: Link Joe Pitt this is another media player for web, go to control panel, and click on viewpoint, it shows all the info you need about this program See On March 18, I visited iTunes (I am not a customer and will never be now) to listen to a sound clip of a top ten song they made available.
I deleted it and ran a scearch through all my computer for "vmgrremok.exe" which I saw here as something else that goes with is and it came up in c:/WINDOWS/Prefetch. You will be prompted with a permission dialog box. It installs itself if you click on it's popup. Not sure but I think this is how it got installed on computer.
Thanks to the firewall that I have. Sorry to burst your bubble, but problem NOT solved. I denied that and it disappeared. Of course, I denied it permission and the uninstall went off without a hitch.
But annoying. This is when I realized there was malware on my PC. Drivers can work one day, and suddenly stop working the next day, for a variety of reasons. These malicious intruders can damage, corrupt, or even delete EXE-related files.
Thanks to the firewall that I have.