What is it?
PC Utility Kit (update3.exe) is the software updater program which runs in the background of Windows and automatically starts up when your PC boots. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found.
Description of update3.exe from PC Utility Kit
“Windows PC issues can arise from a variety of computer errors usually originating from corrupt or missing registry files. Other contributing factors could be ActiveX errors or malicious software such as malware and spyware. These types of problems are the consequence of not properly maintaining your system. If left unchecked these problems can result in critical system errors, freezes, and even a total system failure. The Recommended Solution is to use the Free Scan in the PC Utility Kit to Diagnose Windows PC Issues as well as other problems plaguing your system. Once registered, this tool can repair the issues that may be causing your system to malfunction while simultaneously boosting computer speed, optimizing memory, improving protection, and much more.”
How is update3.exe loaded?
|What is the community is seeing?||What is the community is doing?|
|About 0.6% of all Boost users have the update3.exe file.||Of the 0.6% of update3.exe users, 84.0% have disabled it.|
Typical file (disk image) location:
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What Windows OS versions does this run on?
Windows Vista (TM) Ultimate (6.0.6000.0)
Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 7 Ultimate N (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 8 Pro (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center (6.2.9200.0)