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
"A required DLL, payload.exe was not found""Cannot find file payload.exe""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ payload.exe""This application failed to start because payload.exe was not found""The file payload.exe is missing"
"Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""This process uses 100% CPU time""Error message "this process system error" on startup""High CPU usage""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close"
payload.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Non-removal registry filesBlue screen of Death errorsCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorDamaged registryBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Crashed computerDamaged .log filesUnable to boot upSpyware infectionBlue Screen of DeathDisk errors and registry errorsSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsCould not find C:\Windows\system32\ payload.exe