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 Therefore, you should check the ViewMgr.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. They have to much to lose by doing this. Gizmosiciliani The fact that this process doesn't seem to do anything is even more worrisome to me.
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Damage to your computer's registry could be compromising your PC's performance and causing system slow-downs and crashes. Note that Viewpoint is now in the advertising business by acquiring Unicast (see the link) so expect this app to get more bloated and more ad-popping See also: Link James It Also have listened thru tiscaly,wanadoo and maybe napster. 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.
buzz It is used as a virus name as well as being a largely legitimate (if annoying update manager) See also: Link justin barton nothing. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time. Sorry to burst your bubble, but problem NOT solved. REMOVE IT FROM YOUR COMPUTER IMMEDIATELY I detest being spied on and lied to!!!
Installs with AOL Instant Messenger, Netscape, certain Adobe applications - Adobe Atmosphere player. David Somehow appeared 2 days ago on my machine Bill Wood many thanks to all of you for your comments and advice about removing this scourge! Bill October 3, 2004 9:49 AM I don't have ITunes OR AOHELL and ViewMgr.exe has just recently tried to access the net from my system too. additional hints Then go to program files/ViewPoint and delete folder.
dc March 28, 2005 12:49 AM I don't understand all the confusion. Installs with AOL Instant Messenger, Netscape, certain Adobe applications - Adobe Atmosphere player. DO NOT hit ENTER yet! Search no longer finds viewmgr.exe...
How to run Disk Cleanup (cleanmgr) (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10): Click the Start button. http://www.solvusoft.com/en/files/error-virus-removal/exe/windows/viewpoint-manager/viewpoint-manager/viewmgr-exe/ I found no use for it, and read about it here. Process name: ViewPoint Media Player Application using this process: ViewPoint Media Player Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries. 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.
Josh It took everything off of my desktop - so even using the Start button to remove it is impossible... Bloats system and eats resources. Ocvist spyware Jimmy Spyware by ViewPoint-Do not allow to access the net. Used Registry First Aid to remove the registry entries.
It implies that this executable has been built to be sneaky. Pretty useless too - would have been nice of AIM to be more open in its EULA...Google brought up this on if viewpoint is spyware. acording to their web site "At no time whatsoever does Viewpoint Media Player or Viewpoint Manager collect personally identifiable information and send it to our (or 3rd party) servers" See also: The problem is, the da** Norton warning box pop's up every sub-atomic second I'm online, and can be really annoying.
Click to Run a Free Scan for ViewMgr.exe related errors ViewMgr.exe file information ViewMgr.exe process in Windows TaskManager The process known as ViewMgr belongs to software Viewpoint Manager by Viewpoint (www.viewpoint.com). The confusion over viewmgr.exe comes from Trojans or viruses that use the same executable name (.exe) as that of viewmgr. It should be considered the sam as, and removed exactly like, any other piece of spyware.
i didn't click 'install', so hopefully i avoided another 'crapware' 'auto-install' thanks for the warning & thanks for taking the time to put up & maintain this site, i know it
A black box will open with a blinking cursor. Dumping RAM...") and downloads Spyware in UN-install. Step 4: Update Your PC Device Drivers ViewMgr.exe errors can be related to corrupt or outdated device drivers. A day later, ZoneAlarm popped up a message saying that a program called ViewMgr.exe was trying to access the internet, I denied it permission that one time to see if it
ViewMgr.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (normally C:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Viewpoint Manager\). It actively listens on port 3149... Not sure but I think this is how it got installed on computer. Virus or malware infection that has corrupted the ViewMgr.exe file or related Viewpoint Manager program files.
Sniffer-a-holic Even though you can disable it from checking for updates in the control panel, It still runs in the background I find that odd. It actively listens on port 3149... It came hidden packaged with AOL when I downloaded Weatherbug program to my computer desktop. annepeters March 28, 2005 8:51 AM I'm posting my comment on viewmgr.exe after searching and searching for info on it.
It is part of Aol messenger See also: Link sparky This program is bundled with AOL Instant Messanger. 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. Me too ViewPoint IS Adware See also: Link Doug Edelman BitDefender, SpySweeper, PestPatrol, and WindowsDefender do not report it under any classification. I have done spyware and adware checks; nothing gets noted by them.
Scott All I know is after this software installed itself with out my consent. Daryl It is a windows plug-in included in every windows version, not dangerous at allOLDJIMMYBONES This is spyware! And mosquitoes like this deserve only one fate...