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  • "Y" - Normally leave to run at start-up
  • "N" - Not required - typically infrequently used tasks that can be started manually if necessary
  • "U" - User's choice - depends whether a user deems it necessary
  • "X" - Definitely not required - typically viruses, spyware, adware and "resource hogs"
  • "?" - Unknown

Startup Name Process Name Details
XBackUp Windows 2009[random].exe"Added by the AGENT-LUJ TROJAN!"
Xdwqblwppx.exe[random].exe"Okcashbackmall adware"
Xdwqblwpvl.exe[random].exe"Okcashbackmall adware"
Xdwqblwrsq.exe[random].exe"Okcashbackmall adware"
XFire Well service[random].exe"Added by the RBOT-FJU WORM!"
XFiresWallservices[random].exe"Added by the RBOT-FJT WORM!"
Xgrgtgvgb.exe[random].exe"Added by the AGENT-EBF TROJAN!"
XMicrosoft.exe[random].exe"Added by a variant of the IRCBOT TROJAN!"
Xmobiswing[random].exe"Mobis adware"
XNo Credit Cardplugin-[random].exeAdult content pop-up dialler
URegistryclass0117[random].exe"Blackbox captures emails and chat logs
Xsecure[random].exe"DealHelper adware"
XSM[random][random].exe"Malware Protector 2008 rogue security software - not recommended
XSystem32Check[random].exe"Added by the CHAST-A TROJAN!"
XTok-Cirrhatus-1959[random].exe"Added by the BRONTOK-CF WORM!"
Xversion[random].exe"DealHelper adware"
XVirtual CD v6[random].exe"Added by the RBOT-AZV WORM!"
XVirus DoctorVdoc[random].exe"Virus Doctor rogue security software - not recommended
XVirus Protector[random].exe"Virus Protector rogue security software - not recommended
XWiinamp[random].exe"Added by the IRCBOT-OH TROJAN!"
XWindows Live Messenger[random].exe"Added by the RBOT-GVL WORM!"
XWindows Service Agccnt[random].exe"Added by the SDBOT-DHL WORM!"
XWinSecure[random].exe"Added by the AGENT-LR TROJAN!"
X[random characters]j[random].exe"Added by the BRONTOK-AI WORM and variants!"
X[random characters]sv[random].exe"Added by the BRONTOK-AI WORM and variants!"

DISCLAIMER: It is assumed that users are familiar with the operating system they are using and comfortable with making the suggested changes. I will not be held responsible if changes you make cause a system failure.

This is NOT a list of tasks/processes taken from Task Manager or the Close Program window (CTRL+ALT+DEL) but a list of startup applications, although you will find some of them listed via this method. Pressing CTRL+ALT+DEL identifies programs that are currently running - not necessarily at startup. For a list of tasks/processes you should try WinTasks 5 Standard/Professional from LIUtilities or the list at AnswersThatWork. Therefore, before ending a task/process via CTRL+ALT+DEL just because it has an "X" recommendation, please check whether it's in MSCONFIG or the registry first. An example would be "svchost.exe" - which doesn't appear in either under normal conditions but does via CTRL+ALT+DEL. If in doubt, don't do anything.