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 start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: contest.exe""A required DLL, contest.exe was not found""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.""Cannot find file contest.exe"
"This process error on boot""High CPU usage""This process uses excessive CPU time""This process uses an excessive amount of memory""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close"
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged password listIncorrectly installed third-party softwareNot enough disk spaceBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Frequently popped-up error messagesIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerSystem crashesInvalid Windows RegistryNetwork connection failureCorrupt or invalid contest.exeAnnoying computer crashesSpyware infectionSpyware attacksInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesUndesired spyware attacks