mptools.exe is a process from Patchou. It can be found in the
location of C:\Program Files\Common Files. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. mptools.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common mptools.exe Error Messages
"Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ mptools.exe""... A required component is missing mptools.exe Please install the application again.""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ mptools.exe""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ mptools.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot find file mptools.exe""This application failed to start because mptools.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
"uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""This process uses an excessive amount of memory""This process continues running after closing all Microsoft Office applications""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process uses 100% CPU time"
mptools.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Programs other than mptools.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceDamaged or incorrect version of the mptools.exe fileDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings A mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsTemp folder is not exist or brokenDamaged password listLow disk spaceNon-removal registry filesInvalid Windows RegistryIncorrectly installed third-party softwareCorrupt Windows registry