What is communicator.exe and how to fix communicator.exe ?

What is communicator.exe file ?


In some case communicator.exe can harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the Communicator.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.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with communicator.exe

1. Use cleanmgr

To run the command cleanmgr :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box , followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command cleanmgr and press Enter.

2. Use sfc /scannow

To run the command sfc /scannow :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command sfc /scannow and press Enter.

3. uninstalling programs :

To uninstall unnecessary programs :
Open the Start menu (Press Windows key + X) .
Click the first menu item Programs and Features.
Search unnecessary programs in the list of installed programs, .
Click the software you want to uninstall.

4. using msconfig

To run the command msconfig :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command msconfig and press Enter.

5. Automatic Update

To run the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate:
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate and press Enter.

6. Use resmon command

To run the command resmon :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command resmon and press Enter.

7. use DISM.exe

To run the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth and press Enter.


communicator.exe descriptions


Communicator.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Communicator.exe is located in a subfolder of “C:”—in most cases C: or C:ProgramDataHP Photo Creations.;Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 185,920 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 185,472 bytes and 13 more variants.;The file has a digital signature. The Communicator.exe file is not a Windows system file. There is no file information. The program is not visible.;Communicator.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications.;Therefore the technical security rating is 52% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.;Uninstalling this variant;The software publisher HP provides direct support (www.hp.com/support or www.microsoft.com). You could completely remove HP Photo Creations or Microsoft Lync 2010 (Control Panel ⇒ Uninstall a Program).