contest.exe is a process from McAFee, Inc.. It can be found in the
location of C:\Documents and Settings. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. contest.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common contest.exe Error Messages
"Error starting the application because contest.exe""contest.exe Not Found""File contest.exe is missing.""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ contest.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""A required DLL, contest.exe was not found""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ contest.exe"
"uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process uses 100% CPU time"
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Programs other than contest.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceCorrupt Windows registryDamaged or incorrect version of the contest.exe fileDisordered Task Managerimproper system shutdownDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorDamaged or outdated device driverBlue screen of Death errorsCrashed computerBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Serious loss of confidential and sensitive dataDisk errors and registry errorsLower and lower CPU usageInfamous Blue Screen of Death Errors