sshelper.exe is a process from Symantec Corporation. It can be found in the
location of C:\WINDOWS\system32\. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. sshelper.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common sshelper.exe Error Messages
"Error loading sshelper.exe""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ sshelper.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: sshelper.exe""This application failed to start because sshelper.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
"This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process uses excessive CPU time""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed"
sshelper.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Sluggish system performanceCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDamaged registryShortage of RAMCorrupt Windows registryPrograms other than sshelper.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceSystem 32 file corruptionIncorrect BIOS configurationRemove certain files by accidentPop-up advertisementsCorrupt or invalid sshelper.exeConstantly system crashesIncompatibility in the hardwareLower and lower CPU usageDamaged or incorrect fileComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS setting