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""This application failed to start because chkupd.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ chkupd.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: chkupd.exe""File chkupd.exe is missing.""chkupd.exe Not Found"
"Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process uses excessive CPU time""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""This process uses 100% CPU time""High CPU usage""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found"
chkupd.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constantly system crashesSerious Malware Attacksimproper system shutdownConstant system freezesDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesDisordered Task ManagerInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesIncorrectly installed third-party softwarechkupd.exe processes load failureBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Surprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedPrograms other than chkupd.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceDeteriorate Windows operating system performance