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
"Cannot find file contest.exe""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.""File contest.exe is missing.""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ contest.exe"
"This process causes a Blue Screen of Death""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem "
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Temp folder is not exist or brokenNetwork connection failureIncorrect or damaged hardware driverDecreasingly slow computer speedIncompatibility in the hardwareBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Third-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedDisordered Task ManagerBlue screen of Death errorsDamaged or outdated device driverNon-removal registry filesIncorrect BIOS configurationCould not find C:\Windows\system32\ contest.exeDamaged or incorrect version of the contest.exe fileDisk errors and registry errorsDamaged or incorrect fileCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folder