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U User's choice. Start if necessary.
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Found 24133 autoruns. Autorun 6501 to 6600:

StatusAutorun nameCommandDescription
Xgouday.exereadme.exeAdded by the BEAGLE.C WORM!
XgovuraropeRundll32.exe retasevo.dll,sAdded by the BHO-HG TROJAN! The "retasevo.dll" file is found in %System%
XGP Updatergpupdater.exeAdded by a variant of the IRCBOT BACKDOOR! See here
XGPLv3[random name].dllVundo adware
Xgpmcewindow.exeAdded by the VB.CK WORM!
Xgqgqqgergqgeqegl.exeAdded by the SDBOT-CLJ WORM!
Xgqvqevsseeffkme.exeAdded by the SDBOT-QD WORM!
NGRAgra.exeLooks at system resources at startup and warns you if they have dropped. Contains links to the Disk Clean Up, Defrag and Start Up Menu. It does have a link to a startup configuration utility. Similar to msconfig but can keep a list of disabled apps. Not really necessary. Only appears if you load the Gateway Startup Utility
?gramdate2Stop.exe??
XGraphic Driversmss32.exeAdded by a variant of the RBOT WORM!
XGraphic Loaderntvdm32.exeAdded by a variant of the RBOT WORM!
XGraphic Updateopenglx.exeAdded by the IRCBOT.AMU WORM!
XGraphics_default.pifAdded by the AUTOSKY WORM!
XGraphics adapter servicewindll.exeAdded by the ATNAS.A WORM!
UGravis Appawareloaderdbserver.exeLooks like it's associated with Gravis game controllers and the Keyset Manager, allowing the user to program the buttons for games that don't support them
UGravis Xperience Driver SupportGrxp4exe.exeDriver for Gravis game controllers such as the Eliminator Aftershock. Must be loaded if you run the supplied application software for the controller to be recognized. Start it manually via a shortcut if not used
?GrdSys32GrdSys32.exeX-Stream ISP software. Offers free Net access funded by on-screen ads. Is it required or can you create your own dial-up networking connection to use on demand?
XGreasyPalmUpdateGreasyPalmUpdate.exeSearchFast adware
XGreatDefenderGreatDefender.exeGreatDefender rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. A member of the AntiAID family
XGreatDefender.exeGreatDefender.exeGreatDefender rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. A member of the AntiAID family
XGreatDownloadsrundll32.exe MSA64CHK.dll,DllMostrarMatrixDialer/Mostrar parasite. Note that rundll32.exe is a legitimate Microsoft file used to launch DLL file types and shouldn't be deleted. The "MSA64CHK.dll" file is located in %System%
NGreetings WorkshopGWREMIND.EXEYou really want to be reminded about somebody's birthday at the expense of resources?
Xgremierwscript.exe gpremier.vbsAdded by the GPREMIER WORM! Note that wscript.exe is a legitimate Microsoft file used to launch script files and shouldn't be deleted. The "gpremier.vbs" file is located in %System%
XGremlinintrenat.exeAdded by the DOOMJUICE WORM!
Xgrgtgvgb.exe[random].exeAdded by the AGENT-EBF TROJAN!
Xgrindersgrinders.exeAdded by a variant of the Storm/Nuwar/Zhelatin WORM! See here for an example
NGroksterGrokster.exeGrokster peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing client - now defunct
YGroove Virtual OfficeGroove.exe"Groove Virtual Office uses a peer-to-peer networking model to connect users in Groove Workspaces. In these workspaces geographically dispersed coworkers can do almost everything they could do in the same office. They can hold online meetings, store files and folders, save threaded discussions, scribble on whiteboards, share calendars, and track project information and timelines." Formerly by Groove Networks - now owned by Microsoft and part of MS Office
UGrooveMonitorGrooveMonitor.exePart of MS Office Groove - a stand-alone product or included with the Enterprise/Ultimate versions of MS Office 2007. "A collaboration software program that helps teams work together dynamically and effectively, even if team members work for different organizations, work remotely, or work offline". GrooveMonitor is responsible for synchronizing the Groove workspaces between the users PC and those of other workspace participants. If you don't use Groove to collaborate with co-workers you can safely disable this entry
UGrooveMonitor UtilityGrooveMonitor.exePart of MS Office Groove - a stand-alone product or included with the Enterprise/Ultimate versions of MS Office 2007. "A collaboration software program that helps teams work together dynamically and effectively, even if team members work for different organizations, work remotely, or work offline". GrooveMonitor is responsible for synchronizing the Groove workspaces between the users PC and those of other workspace participants. If you don't use Groove to collaborate with co-workers you can safely disable this entry
UGroupWise PDA Connect - 3CmPlmAutoDet.exe3Com Palm PC specific translator for the GroupWise PDA Connect PDA synchronisation utility from Novell
UGroupWise PDA Connect - GrpWseAgnt.exeGroupWise PDA Connect PDA synchronisation utility - from Novell
UGroupWise PDA Connect - PocketPCAUTODE~1.EXEWindows Mobile Pocket PC specific translator for the GroupWise PDA Connect PDA synchronisation utility from Novell
UGroupWise PDA Connect - ScheduleSyncSCHEDU~1.EXEScheduleSync specific translator for the GroupWise PDA Connect PDA synchronisation utility from Novell
NGrpConvgrpconv.exeMicrosoft Windows Program Group Converter - used by installers (ONLY in the RunOnce keys) - provides the translation of groups and group items to folders and links. Also see this MS Knowledge Base article
XGsAdsgms2.exePacerD Media/Pacimedia.com adware
?GscbcGscbc.exe??
Xgshpzzgshp.vbsHomepage hi-jacker
NGsiconexeGsicon.exeADSL modem monitor from Eicon Networks (now Dialogic). Can safely be disabled without affecting the connection - all this does is give an indication of connectivity and access to the diagnostic facilities
?GsiFinalrundll32 gspndll.dll,postInstall finalUSB DSL modem related. What does it do and is it required?
?GSISETUP[path] GsiInst.exe INSTALL [path] V205Res 13BT Voyager ADSL modem related - what does it do and is it required?
NGSOrganizerGSOrganizer.exeGoldenSection Organizer (now WinOrganizer - personal information manager)
Xgssomaticgssomatic.exeSearchcentrix hijacker
YgStartgStart.exeGarmin Training Center® software for their sports GPS devices. "Track and analyze your fitness activities with Garmin Training Center. Use it to review activity history as well as create workouts and send them to your Garmin fitness device"
XGStartupGMT.exeGator spyware component - see here. Please note that Claria Corporation no longer support GAIN-Supported software - see here
Xgsvgsv.exeAdded by the ROBAL 1.0 backdoor TROJAN!
XGTGT.EXEAdded by the SDBOT-AJ WORM!
XGT15J4R49Vcpuserv.exeIdentified as a variant of the Trojan.Win32.Radi.gu malware
UGTVEpgGTVEpg.exePart of Got All Media - control your TV tuner and other utilities from your PC
UGTVRecGTVRec.exePart of Got All Media - control your TV tuner and other utilities from your PC
NGtwatchgtwatch.exeAssociated with a Mustec scanner and not required
Xgtydfiisca.exeAdded by the CLAGGER-BB TROJAN!
Xgtydfiscca.exeAdded by the DWNLDR-GTK TROJAN!
Xgtydfggrrgg.exeAdded by the DLOADR-AZK TROJAN!
UGuardGuard.exeRelated to Phoenix Technologies Core Managed Environment (cME) Integration and Certification program
XGuard ProVH339.exeGuard Pro rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
YGuard.Mail.ru.guiGuardMailRu.exeAssociated with Mail.Ru - "the largest free e-mail service of the Runet". Guard Mail.Ru - is "a multifunctional safety management programs to protect your PC from unwanted user actions"
XGuardCenterGuardCenter.exeGuardCenter rogue security software - not recommended
YGuardGui ApplicationGuardGui.exeSystem Tray access to the main user interface for Ashampoo® AntiVirus from Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG.
UGuardianCMGrdian.exeMcAfee Guardian shortcut menu on the System Tray (looks like a castle) given access to Internet Security, Browser Buddy, File Guardian and help. Included with older versions of McAfee Internet Security and possibly others
UGuardian PC Security ToolsPfft.exeBoomerang Software's Guardian PC Security Tools - now rebranded as the eXtendia Security Suite
XGuardPcs.exeGuardPcs.exeGuardPcs rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. A member of the AntiAID family
XGuardWWWGuardWWW.exeGuardWWW rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. A member of the AntiAID family
Xguarnsetguarnset.exeAdlogix adware
XGuideOnGuideOn.exePinGuide adware
Xgummygummy.exeAdded by the VANEBOT-AQ WORM!
XGURLgurl.exeGURLWatcher spyware
UGuruNetGuruNet.exeGuruNet lets you click on any word on your screen to get the relevant information you want
XGustavVED[filename].exeAdded by the OPASERV.H WORM!
Xgvagfxjrundll32 ...gvagfxj.dllUnidentified adware, spyware or virus
YGW Port ControllerPORTCT95.EXEFrom a visitor - "I must keep it active in start up or my Lexmark printer and RCA Cam program cannot discover a working port to work". From the file properties, the file is known as "Smart Thru Fax Drive Spy" and is supplied by Samsung
NGWInkMonitorGWInkMonitor.exeGateway ink monitor - makes an annoying popup that says your printer may be running out of ink, do you want to buy some!
Xgwizntsystem.exeAdded by the NITWIZ.A TROJAN!
Xgwizarpl.exeDetected by F-Prot as W32/Downloader-Sml-based
NGWMDMMSGGWMDMMSG.exeUsed with internal modems on Gateway and vprMatrix PCs. This is the "GTW modem messaging applet" and is not required for the modem to work correctly
UGWMDMpiGWMDMpi.exePatch for internal modems on Gateway 450 and 500 series laptops. Required for audio settings to be maintained and does not remain in memory once run
UGWUMgwum.exeGigabyte utility manager. Loads if you have a Gigabyte motherboard and got a full bundle of utilities installed. Monitors CPU, fans, BIOS etc. Only used by system "tweakers"
?gyygyy.exePossibly Gator (and therefore spyware) related?
UH/PC Connection AgentWCESCOMM.EXEConnection manager for Microsoft ActiveSync - mobile device synchronization software for Windows XP (and earlier), supporting mobile devices based upon the Windows CE OS (such as Pocket PC, Handheld PC and Windows Mobile). Automatically launches ActiveSync (if enabled) when the mobile device is connected. If disabled it will re-instate the next time ActiveSync runs - hence the reluctant "U" recommendation
YH2Ocledx.exeRelated to copyright protection products by SyncroSoft
UH2OWIBUCXWibu.exeRelated to CodeMeter from WIBU-SYSTEMS AG. Software protection hardware
Xh4te Service Driversh4te.exeAdded by a variant of the RBOT WORM!
UHaburazerhid.exeMicrosoft Habu (by Razer) gaming mouse driver - required if you use the additional features and programmed keys/macros
Xhachimitsu-lemonhachimitsu-lemon.exeAdded by the HACHILEM TROJAN!
XHackMuFptHackMuFpt.exeAdded by the SCLOG-AG TROJAN!
Xhadespeterfirefx_.exeAdded by the AGENT-QVT TROJAN!
Xhagentavp.exeAdded by the "Herman Agent" remote access TROJAN!
XHalflifehalflife2.exeAdded by the AGOBOT-OC BACKDOOR! Note - this file is not associated with Valve Corporation's Half-Life 2 game
UHalifaxHowardClusterskinkers.exe"Howard the Weatherman" desktop client from Halifax by Skinkers - marketing/messaging tool. Leave enabled if you want to receive messages
UHalloweenDesktopHalloweenDesktop.exeAnimated desktop gadget included with the Halloween theme for MyColors from Stardock Corporation
YHamachihamachi.exeLogMeIn Hamachi remote control and VPN software
UHaMFrontPanelhampanel.exeDisplays a panel simulating modem lights for the Intel HaM internal modem. The lights are useful as a reminder to disconnect from the net if you are likely to forget, but otherwise pointless
UHandy Backup 3.9hbagent.exeHandy Backup - automatic backup of your critical data to virtually any type of storage media including CD-RW devices and remote FTP servers
XHanUpdatehanz.exeAdded by the RBOT-GLJ WORM!
NHard Disk SentinelHDSentinel.exeHard Disk Sentinel - a multi-OS hard disk drive monitoring application. Its goal is to find, test, diagnose and repair hard disk drive problems, display hard disk health, performance degradations and failures
XHard drive Controllerhdcontroller.exeAdded by the KIMAN.B WORM!
XHardDriveGuardSysRep.exeHardDriveGuard rogue system error and cleaning utility - not recommended, removal instructions here. A member of the ErrClean family
UHardware DoctorHwdoctor.exeWinbond Hardware Doctor - as included on some motherboard using Winbond's hardware monitoring chips. Displays fan speeds, voltages, temperatures. Only required if you're concerned about your system temperature - typically for "overclocked" systems
XHardware Monitor Servicemshms.exeAdded by the WOLLF-A TROJAN!
XHardware Profilehxdef.exeAdded by the LOVGATE.AB WORM!

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