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""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ chkupd.exe""The file chkupd.exe is missing""This application failed to start because chkupd.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Windows\System32\ chkupd.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file."
"This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""High CPU usage""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""The active window occasionally loses focus""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.
Incorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesDamaged or invalid processSerious loss of confidential and sensitive dataIncorrect BIOS configurationComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanConstant system freezesInvalid Windows RegistrySurprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesAnnoying system pops-up with obscure information