What is ABRTMonM.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the ABRTMonM.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

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ABRTMonM.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with ABRTMonM
ABRTMonM.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as ABRTMon belongs to software Drive Manager by Clarus (

Description: ABRTMonM.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. ABRTMonM.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files (x86)"—in most cases C:\Program Files (x86)\Clarus\Drive Manager\. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 143,064 bytes (80% of all occurrences) or 136,192 bytes. 
The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). ABRTMonM.exe is not a Windows core file. The file has a digital signature. The program is not visible. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: You can uninstall the program Drive Manager, or ask the software vendor for support. Click on Drive Manager in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as ABRTMonM.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ABRTMonM.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


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Best practices for resolving ABRTMonM issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with ABRTMonM. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the ABRTMonM.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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