clistart.exe

Process name: ATI Catalyst™ Control Center Icon

Application using this process: ATI Graphics Hardware

clistart.exe

Process name: ATI Catalyst™ Control Center Icon

Application using this process: ATI Graphics Hardware

clistart.exe


Click here to run a scan if you are experiencing issues with this process.

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.

If you need any technical advice or assistance, call our Live Experts toll-free on one of the numbers below:

US/CA: 1-855-246-1076
AUS: 1-800-736-793
UK: 0-800-056-0977


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.
clistart.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 clistart.exe harmful?

This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system. Check your computer for viruses or other malware infected files.
clistart.exe is a safe process

Can I stop or remove clistart.exe?

Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Scan your system now to identify unused processes that are using up valuable resources. clistart.exe is used by 'ATI Graphics Hardware'.This is an application created by 'ATI'. To stop clistart.exe permanently uninstall 'ATI Graphics Hardware' from your system. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time. Run a free scan to find out how to optimize software and system performance.

Is clistart.exe CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up. Alternatively, download SpeedUpMyPC to automatically scan and identify any unused processes.

Why is clistart.exe giving me errors?

Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any unused processes and services that are using up valuable resources.







Process Library is the unique and indispensable process listing database since 2004 Now counting 140,000 processes and 55,000 DLLs. Join and subscribe now!




System Tools

SpeedUpMyPC

Toolbox

ProcessQuicklink