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Whats netctl.exe?


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#1 Sterfy1

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Posted 19 March 2018 - 02:41 PM

So i had this thing called netctrl.exe i googled it because my malware fighter asked if i want to block it or allow it. I was confused because it assent in my startup items and my antivirus tells me about it when ever i startup my pc. So when i searched up netctl.exe some people say its a virus and i should remove it but they dont say what is does so i think there trolls. 

 

 

If you now what it is and what it does it is please tell me and if its a virus how do you remove it because again i couldn't and my antivirus didnt find it to be a virus. 



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Posted 19 March 2018 - 04:51 PM


What is netctl.exe?

netctl.exe is part of UserMon and developed by Global surveys according to the netctl.exe version information.
netctl.exe's description is "Internet usage"
netctl.exe is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\netctl\' folder.

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The process known as Internet usage or Eth Dev belongs to software ethdev or OOO "FENIKS or UserMon by Global surveys or IT Genius.


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