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Process name: MSDDHotfix
Application using this process: MSDDHotfix
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is hotfix.exe doing on my computer?
hotfix.exe is a process belonging to MSDDHotfix. Hotfix.exe problems take place when the system is misconfigured or its essential files are missing. Such problems occur when a PC is not maintained properly and has accumulated many critical issues that require immediate repair.
Non-system processes like hotfix.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.