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 run contest.exe""This application failed to start because contest.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ contest.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: contest.exe"
"Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""The active window occasionally loses focus""This process uses excessive CPU time""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process continues running after closing all Microsoft Office applications"
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged .log filesInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesRemove certain files by accidentPop-up advertisementsCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsConflicts in the programsSpyware attacksDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorIncorrect or damaged hardware driverCrashed computerInvalid Windows Registry