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
"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.""Error loading contest.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: contest.exe""Cannot find file contest.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ contest.exe"
"Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience."
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or missing dynamic link library filesBrowser crashesLower and lower CPU usageA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedBrowser Setting Control LossDynamic-link library files corruptionLow disk spaceDamaged Java MachineSystem crashesNot enough disk space