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
"Error loading mptools.exe""The file mptools.exe is missing""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ mptools.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ mptools.exe"
"Illegal System DLL Relocation""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""This process uses 100% CPU time"
mptools.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or incorrect fileInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerDriver update failureDynamic-link library files corruptionInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesSerious loss of confidential and sensitive dataViruses infectionSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsOther hardware malfunctioning problemsNetwork connection failureIncorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversPrograms other than mptools.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceIncorrect or damaged hardware driverDamaged password listDamaged or invalid processAnnoying computer crashesA control panel (.cpl) file is damaged