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
"Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ chkupd.exe""Error loading chkupd.exe""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ chkupd.exe""This application failed to start because chkupd.exe was not found"
"This process uses 100% CPU time""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process error on boot""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network"
chkupd.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Disk errors and registry errorsSystem freezesDecreasingly slow computer speedA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsSystem 32 file corruptionMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of filePop-up advertisementsBrowser crashesCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingDamaged or incorrect version of the chkupd.exe fileIncompatibility in the hardwareDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this error