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 loading contest.exe""Cannot find 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"
"Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process uses excessive CPU time""This process error on boot"
contest.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Deteriorate Windows operating system performancePrograms other than contest.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedDamaged or incorrect fileSpyware attacksIncompatibility in the hardwareLower and lower CPU usageRemove certain files by accidentDamaged .log filesSpyware infectionAbnormal Windows registryCorrupt Windows registryInvalid Windows RegistryDecreasingly slow computer speedDamaged swap fileDisk errors and registry errorsViruses infection