driver_setup.exe is a process from Microsoft Corporation. It can be found in the
location of C:\WINDOWS\. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. driver_setup.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common driver_setup.exe Error Messages
"Error loading driver_setup.exe""This application failed to start because driver_setup.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ driver_setup.exe""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ driver_setup.exe""driver_setup.exe Not Found"
"High CPU usage""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found""This process error on boot""Error message "this process system error" on startup"
driver_setup.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Corrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesInvalid Windows RegistryCorrupt Windows registryAbnormal Windows registryPrivate or Sensitive Information LossComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanDriver update failureDamaged password listNon-removal registry filesSystem crashesBrowser contain additional componentsUnwanted reduction of PC performance