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 starting the application because chkupd.exe""Error loading chkupd.exe""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ chkupd.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""The file chkupd.exe has not been found."
"Illegal System DLL Relocation""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""High CPU usage""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process uses 100% CPU time"
chkupd.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Computer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanDecreasingly slow computer speedThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedBrowser Setting Control LossDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorPrivate or Sensitive Information LossIncompatibility in the hardwareA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsRedundant filesCorrupt or damaged application filesDamaged or outdated device driverSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsSerious Malware AttacksNon-removal registry filesAnnoying system pops-up with obscure information