iu.exe is a process from Blue Squirrel. 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. iu.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common iu.exe Error Messages
"Cannot find file iu.exe""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ iu.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: iu.exe""The file iu.exe has not been found."
"This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""The active window occasionally loses focus""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time"
iu.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 settingPrograms other than iu.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceBlue screen of Death errorsCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedSystem freezesDriver update failurePop-up advertisementsDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorNetwork connection failureA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedBrowser Setting Control LossSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsDecreasingly slow computer speed