chkupd.exe is a process from Torrent Ratio Keeper. It can be found in the
location of C:\Windows\System32. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. chkupd.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common chkupd.exe Error Messages
"Error loading chkupd.exe""Error starting the application because chkupd.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: chkupd.exe""Cannot find file chkupd.exe"
"This process uses excessive CPU time""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time"
chkupd.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Computer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanDamaged password listDamaged or invalid processDamaged Java MachineUndesired spyware attacksThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedDamaged .log filesSpyware infectionDriver update failureShortage of RAMCorrupt or invalid chkupd.exePop-up advertisementsAnnoying system pops-up with obscure informationBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings