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Windows 7: Help please what is GFNEX SERVICE

28 Jan 2013   #1
bigcroc64

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Help please what is GFNEX SERVICE

Hi there after tweaking the services running on the pcs in my house ,i discovered that my partners lappy has a program called GFNEX service ,i googled it it seems it might be a virus,its a Toshiba satallite lap top is it safe to disable this feature ,and can i uninstall it .


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29 Jan 2013   #2
marsmimar

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This service is used primarily to enhance hotkey functionality on keyboards. Some of the computer manufacturers who use it are Asus, Lenovo, and Toshiba to name just a few.

GFNEXSrv.exe Windows process - What is it?

If you're concerned about malware, run a full scan with your installed anti-virus suite. You can also run an on-demand scan using the free Malwarebytes.

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29 Jan 2013   #3
bigcroc64

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Oh OK that's great thank-you for your help,i have run malwarebytes and there is no malware .
Cheers Rob
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29 Jan 2013   #4
marsmimar

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That's great news, Rob! Thanks for posting back.
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