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 \Windows\System32\ payload.exe""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.""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: payload.exe""A required DLL, payload.exe was not found""Error loading payload.exe"
"This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""High CPU usage""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience."
payload.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Disk errors and registry errorsSpyware infectionTemp folder is not exist or brokenUnable to boot upCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedSerious Malware AttacksA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsSurprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesCrashed computerPop-up advertisementsBrowser contain additional componentsBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Redundant filesDisordered Task ManagerUndesired spyware attacks