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Process name: Alternative User Input Services
Application using this process: Microsoft Office Suite
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is ctfmon.exe doing on my computer?
ctfmon.exe is a process belonging to Microsoft Office Suite. It activates the Alternative User Input Text Input Processor (TIP) and the Microsoft Office XP Language Bar. This process monitors active windows, providing support for handwriting and speech recognition, translations, keyboard and other alternative input methods.
Whilst, this program is a non-essential system process, it should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems as it could cause issues in Office XP programs.
ctfmon.exe is a system process that is needed for your PC to work properly. It should not be removed. Check your system now to identify unused processes that are slowing down your computer.
Is ctfmon.exe harmful?
Can I stop or remove ctfmon.exe?
Is ctfmon.exe CPU intensive?
Why is ctfmon.exe giving me errors?System process issues are mainly a result of conflicting applications running on your PC. Consider uninstalling any applications you are not using and using SpeedUpMyPC to scan your system for unused process and services.
Why do I have multiple instances of ctfmon.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.
ctfmon.exe is known to have 1 other instances:
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