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Process name: ATI Catalyst™ Control Center Icon
Application using this process: ATI Graphics Hardware
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is clistart.exe doing on my computer?
CLIStart.exe is a program that may have been installed on your computer when you purchased it. The exact disk location where it should be stored on your computer is also shown below to verfiy it is not spyware, as many spyware programs use similiar names and just locate them elsewhere on your hard drive.
Always check the proper disk location of your programs if you are concerned that they may be spyware or malware. This program is from ATI and its related to your graphics card. It is the Control Center Icon and it will be viewable in your system tray. It is not required to be there so you can remove this from your startup.
Non-system processes like clistart.exe originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that over time your registry suffers fragmentation and accumulates invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.