What is MonitorSvc.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 MonitorSvc.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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MonitorSvc.exe file information

The process known as JC-WebClient (version 3.0) or Protect Monitor belongs to software JC-WebClient by Aladdin R.D.

Description: MonitorSvc.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. MonitorSvc.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files (x86)"—mostly C:\Program Files (x86)\JC-WebClient\. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 193,536 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 139,264 bytes. 
The application can be removed using the Control Panel's Add\Remove programs applet. The program has no file description. The program is not visible. It is not a Windows system file. MonitorSvc.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 42% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: If problems with MonitorSvc.exe come up, you might want to uninstall the software JC-WebClient using the Uninstall a Program function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Uninstall a Program).

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If MonitorSvc.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 28% dangerous. The file size is 34,244 bytes. MonitorSvc.exe is a file with no information about its developer. The process is not active. The program is not visible. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as MonitorSvc.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the MonitorSvc.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 MonitorSvc issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with MonitorSvc. 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 MonitorSvc.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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