symsilent.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. symsilent.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common symsilent.exe Error Messages
"Error run symsilent.exe""Error loading symsilent.exe""Windows\System32\ symsilent.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""File symsilent.exe is missing."
"This process uses excessive CPU time""This process uses 100% CPU time""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email"
symsilent.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Spyware infectionSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsNetwork connection failureDamaged password listIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerPop-up advertisementsCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingSpyware attacksUndesired spyware attacks symsilent.exe files that are saved to the desktopDeteriorate Windows operating system performanceSerious loss of confidential and sensitive dataDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesDamaged Java MachineAnnoying computer crashes