payload.exe is a process from BKHN. 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. payload.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common payload.exe Error Messages
"Cannot find payload.exe""Windows\System32\ payload.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""File payload.exe is missing.""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ payload.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""This application failed to start because payload.exe was not found""The file payload.exe has not been found."
"You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""The active window occasionally loses focus""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email"
payload.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or outdated device driverDisordered Task ManagerNetwork connection failureMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileDamaged registryimproper system shutdownIncorrect or damaged hardware driver payload.exe files that are saved to the desktopCorrupt or damaged application filesTemp folder is not exist or brokenCould not find C:\Windows\system32\ payload.exeFrequently popped-up error messagesCorrupt Windows registryIncompatibility in the hardwareAbnormal Windows registryConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Shortage of RAM