activation.exe

Process name: activation

Application using this process: Windows XP

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

activation.exe

Process name: activation

Application using this process: Windows XP

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

activation.exe




Process name: activation

Application using this process: Windows XP

Recommended: Check your system for invalid registry entries.

What is activation.exe doing on my computer?

activation.exe is a part of the Microsoft Windows licensing security setup. It is responsible for ensuring the host PC has a full and valid software license. It is highly recommended that this process be left alone as Windows if left un-activated can ceas
activation.exe is a system process that is needed for your PC to work properly. It should not be removed.
activation.exe

In order to ensure your files and data are not lost, be sure to back up your files online. Using a cloud backup service will allow you to safely secure all your digital files. This will also enable you to access any of your files, at any time, on any device.

Is activation.exe harmful?

This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system.
activation.exe is a safe process

Can I stop or remove activation.exe?

Since activation.exe is a system process it should not be stopped. The process is required for your PC to work properly.

Is activation.exe CPU intensive?

This process is considered to be CPU intensive. Without proper management, CPU intensive processes can manipulate system resources causing speed loss.

Why is activation.exe giving me errors?

System process issues are mainly a result of conflicting applications running on your PC.


Why do I have multiple instances of activation.exe?


The system sometimes dedicates more resources to a specific task by generating multiple instances of one process. However this can also be a symptom of a virus or trojan infection. Make sure you always use an updated antivirus and run a full scan.

activation.exe is known to have 1 other instances:


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