Just follow Gary's directions way up there to disable it. it just comes back .... It's part of Office XP and not at all dangerous. Steven That it is not dangerous under normal circumstances CuttheCrap all i have is home edition xp.tonight windows installed updates and added updated ie 6 to ie7.it asked me to restart navigate here
It is a pain. never had so many problems at one time. Tim ctfmon.exe is used to Inject a DLL named msctf.dll into all running processes. So I think ctfmon.exe is not a problem itself, but it is other unstable program that make it to cause trouble. check over here
when i deleted the file my autorun for cd drive was disabled. Completely harmless and DOES NOT install millions of spyware! or uninstall this thing.. quicktime just came out with a new version i guess (7.0.2), and all i did was went to edit - preferences - quicktime preferences - advanced - under "tray icon" uncheck
- The folder, of course, is hidden Sachin.
- I uninstalled at startup and now my idling cpu is working at 19 -30 %.
- It uses cpu time and bandwith to download something...
I found this works for this file Blownaparte Ctfmon.exe activates the Microsoft Office Language Bar and the Alternative User Input Text Input Processor. -- that's no right, I not use office I think this is incorrect as no other adware application picks this up. See also: Link Nathan Annoying and hard to disable permanantly. Security Rating: --- don't know --- 1 (not dangerous) 2 3 (neutral) 4 5 (dangerous) Your opinion about this file: Web page with more details: Your first name: More process
Neither of the computers I built have KBD.EXE, which errors out on my HP computer. spybot reported that it is a spyware, I also notice that everytime I open my internet explorer another ie comes out leading to filhost.com with random banners. Search Startups Startup Database Navigation Startups Home Newest Entries Rootkit List Startup Database Forum How to use the Startup Database Submit a Startup RSS Feed Newsletter Sign Up
Don't listen to "anonnymous." DELETE MerlynMagus Auicktime, it is a process hog, get the quicktime alternative link to an app that cleans quicktime out of start up with out uninstalling it lumen8r Installed with Quicktime web browser plug-in. This will stop the error message. Glen Ok, I havenīt got Quicktime installed properly, so I CANīT disable this in some tab....Have got Vista, no run in start....How to get rid of it now?/ CK Quick Time
DappsDeGrt It's the multimedia keys mananger Fastlof it is damned annoying. All better! Since I don't use OfficeXP anyway, it just seemed like one less thing for my system to worry about at Startup. now when I go to Run, type in the proper edit for registry, it auto opens at the HKLM Run file showing it.
This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PCWorld. The " -atboottime" is simply a switch to start at boot up. Ash Only what I have found on the web with a search Duce You can use SpyBot Search and Destroy Tea Timer to block it from installing itself. Possibly Office apps always expect to see it, and when an Office app is run, it re-enables without your consent.
It is a non-essential process that may enhance your logitech performance, but is not a necessity. Seems microsoft couldn't get it on enough computers with Office so they expanded it. My antivirus file found it, show it to be in a file that doesn't exist: SMINST.
Buzzer spybot search &destroy tells me this is a trojan virus resource hog .
Has to disable it from msconfig. It will add itself back to the \run\ section fo the registry every time you use Quicktime. All rights reserved. This Is Because CTFMon Is Being Re-Enabled By Another Application.
Scott P I know that this is part of MS office.....but there is also something else that starts ctfmon.exe to run in the background and start with windows.....see I type in See also: Link Baba ctfmon is installed by Windows, NOT Office. Ceruleancat A keylogger found in 6 places on my computer Davy Hallelujah! Go To The CONTROL PANEL - Click On REGIONAL AND LANGUAGE OPTIONS - Now Click The LANGUAGE Tab - Now Click On The Button That Says DETAILS... - Now Click On
EZ trust antivirus clean this file but u cand manually delete it.. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware Process name: Alternative User Input Text Input Processor for Office Product: WindowsCompany: Microsoft File: ctfmon.exe Security Rating: When you run a Microsoft Office XP program, Security Rating: --- don't know --- 1 (not dangerous) 2 3 (neutral) 4 5 (dangerous) Your opinion about this file: Web page with more details: Your first name: More process Now I have to use ctrl+alt+delete to end it every time I boot up my computer.
I renamed in "a pain". Look In C:\Program File\system 32\ dlg to confirm. I've been havin' problems up the ying-yang for MONTHS since rebuilding my new system and I just determined that ctfmon was the culprit! Zom-B Part of Microsoft Office XP Justin CTFMON.exe is loaded on my computer at startup.
It doesn't have any effect on performance either. Finally, Disable or Delete this entry on the Startups tab of msconfig then delete the file from hard drive.. after accidently accepting by mistake. rules, action- new hash rule, browse for file and it will never run again).
see this page (and scroll down) for detailed instruction to get rid of this POS See also: Link GlassHouse I know that i don't want it on my pc and not