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
"A required DLL, chkupd.exe was not found""Cannot find chkupd.exe""Error run chkupd.exe""Windows\System32\ chkupd.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""This application failed to start because chkupd.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
"High CPU usage""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item"
chkupd.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Viruses infectionIncompatibility in the hardwareDynamic-link library files corruptionPrivate or Sensitive Information LossCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderLower and lower CPU usageConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsCorrupt Windows registryMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileNot enough disk spaceIncorrect or damaged hardware driverIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerDisordered Task ManagerBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Browser contain additional componentsDamaged or outdated device driverConflicts in the programsBrowser crashes