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   This is a valid program that is required to run at startup.

This program is required to run on startup in order to benefit from its functionality or so that the program will work. The following information is a brief description of what is known about this file. If you require further assistance for this file, feel free to ask about in the forums.
Name: SynTPStart
Filename: SynTPStart.exe
Command: %programfiles%\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPStart.exetart.exe

Description:

Developed by Synaptics and preinstalled on a number of laptops, this file is the Synaptics Pointing Device Starter and it's main function allows you to configure special settings through the mouse icon.
File Location: %programfiles%\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPStart.exe
Startup Type: This startup entry is started automatically from a Run, RunOnce, RunServices, or RunServicesOnce entry in the registry.
HijackThis Category: O4 Entry
Note: %ProgramFiles% refers to the Program Files folder. The path to this folder is C:\Program Files\ or C:\Program Files (X86)\ depending on whether the version of Windows or the program being installed is 32-bit or 64-bit.

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