The good news is that you can often update the device driver to fix the EXE problem. The file size is 1,596,230bytes. Click Programs. Click Yes.
Free. Click Yes. DriverDoc updates all of your PC device drivers, not just those associated with your EXE error. Because of the shortcomings of the Windows Disk Cleanup (cleanmgr) tool, we highly recommend using a specialized hard drive cleanup / privacy protection software such as WinSweeper (Developed by Microsoft Gold http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/i-have-xp-what-is-vistadrive-exe-and-what-is-it-doing-in-my-startup.83755/
Keeping track of when and where your vistadrive.exe error occurs is a critical piece of information in troubleshooting the problem. Browse process directory by name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Step 3: Clean Out Your System Junk (Temporary Files and Folders) With Disk Cleanup (cleanmgr) Over time, your computer accumulates junk files from normal web surfing and computer use. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
Below is a list of troubleshooting steps to resolve your vistadrive.exe problems. System File Checker will begin scanning for vistadrive.exe and other system file problems (be patient - the system scan may take a while). A backup is automatically created before each scan, with the ability to undo any changes in a single click, protecting you against the possibility of PC damage. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX".
Click the Uninstall/Change on the top menu ribbon. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I want to let you know about the FreeFixer program. see this here Thus check the VistaDrive.exe process on your pc whether it is pest.
The purpose is to give you Vista like functionality in My Computer replacing the default hard drive icons with ones that resemble Vistas that are updated based on the percentage of it's vista drive indicator. Windows Software Developer) to run a program (eg. i have no idea what that would do, or if it would do more harm than good, but it seems like it may help.
The file VistaDrive.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows. An obsolete or defective version of VistaDrive.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these: VistaDrive.exe has stopped working. Running WinSweeper once per day (using automatic scanning) will ensure that your computer is always clean, running fast, and free of vistadrive.exe errors related to temporary files. You can also click the [ ] image to hide the instructions as you proceed through each step.
Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points. Click ControlPanel. These malicious intruders can damage, corrupt, or even delete EXE-related files.
Press the OK button to close that box and continue. * If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to The most common variants are listed below:C:\WINDOWS.0\VistaDrive\Hashes [?]PropertyValueMD56e15cac2275e0b0a22e7ee9bac30d7baSHA2563fdcb7a2e87271faf8e65b84e92da9bbf9c954d04ddd062828cbdce600c1c4ddError MessagesThese are some of the error messages that can appear related to vistadrive.exe:vistadrive.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft goes through extensive independent analysis that looks for, amongst other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and Login now.
Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows10,8,7) VistaDrive.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (WindowsXP) Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module Use Registry Editor at your own risk. Recommendation DISABLE AND REMOVE vistadrive.exe IMMEDIATELY.
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XP home SP2 Jul 19, 2005 activating xp at startup but it is already activated CANT LOG IN Oct 25, 2005 Windows XP Startup, Shutdown, and My Computer issues Jan 28, A black box will open with a blinking cursor. Thank you for your contributions.I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. I still don't know...sigh....and I was afraid to go playing to get rid of it in case I mucked up legit stuff.
You may also... Aug 6, 2007 #2 piesdelpollo TS Rookie Topic Starter Hey papercut_2008 Thanks, I found that clip when I was trying to figure out what the heck the vistadrive.exe was. Step 7: Run Windows System File Checker ("sfc /scannow") System File Checker is a handy tool included with Windows that allows you scan for and restore corruptions in Windows system files In case of doubt, you should uninstall the program in question.
vistadrive.exe has not been assigned a security rating yet. Such manipulation can cause an application to do things other than what it is intended to do. cheers me Aug 6, 2007 #3 papercut_2008 TS Rookie Posts: 51 did you install any new software that might be "shady?" you could try browsing to that file (vistadrive.exe) and It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file.
VistaDrive.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.