What is mrmonitor.exe?

The genuine mrmonitor.exe file is a software component of MegaRAID Monitor by LSI, Incorporated.
Part of a RAID storage manager from LSI, this application starts with Windows and runs in the background. It monitors the status of your RAID array and ensures that your configuration settings are being implemented properly. Located in San Jose, California, LSI, Inc. focused on semiconductor and memory technology. They were purchased by Avago Technologies in 2014.

MRMonitor stands for MegaRAID Monitor

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 mrmonitor.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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Mrmonitor.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with mrmonitor
Mrmonitor.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager belongs to software Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager or MegaRAID Storage Manager by LSI ( or LSI Logic (

Description: Mrmonitor.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The mrmonitor.exe file is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files (x86)" (mostly C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager\MegaMonitor\ or C:\Program Files (x86)\MegaRAID Storage Manager\MegaMonitor\). Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 417,792 bytes (28% of all occurrences), 434,176 bytes, 532,480 bytes, 446,464 bytes or 495,616 bytes. 
The file is a file with no information about its developer. The program is not visible. The mrmonitor.exe file is not a Windows system file. The program uses ports to connect to or from a LAN or the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 66% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.

Uninstalling this variant: You can consult Dell's Customer Service [1][2] or uninstall the software Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager or MegaRAID Storage Manager using the Uninstall a Program function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Uninstall a Program).

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as mrmonitor.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the mrmonitor.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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mrmonitor.exe is part of Dell SAS RAID Storage Manager that is located in c:\Program Files\MegaRAID Storage Manager\MegaMonitor\mrmonitor.exe.
LSI MegaRaid Monitor - part of the LSI software

Summary: Average user rating of mrmonitor.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments. 3 users think mrmonitor.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

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Best practices for resolving mrmonitor issues

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