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Process name: Tray Module
Application using this process: PC Tools Firewall Plus
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is pctfw.exe doing on my computer?
pctfw.exe is a Tray Module belonging to PC Tools Firewall Plus from PC Tools . This is a free personal firewall for Windows. Non-system processes like pctfw.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.
Is pctfw.exe harmful?
This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system. Scan your system now to identify issues with this process and services that can be safely removed.
pctfw.exe is a safe process
Can I stop or remove pctfw.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. pctfw.exe is used by 'PC Tools Firewall Plus'.This is an application created by 'PC Tools'. To stop pctfw.exe permanently uninstall 'PC Tools Firewall Plus' 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.