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

What is cthwiprvservice.exe file ?


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


cthwiprvservice.exe descriptions


CtHWiPrvService.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. CtHWiPrvService.exe is located in a subfolder of “C:ProgramData”—for instance C:ProgramDataCTESComponentsHDP.;Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 561,968 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 555,904 bytes.;The program has no visible window. The CtHWiPrvService.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. It is not a Windows core file.;CtHWiPrvService.exe is able to monitor applications.;Therefore the technical security rating is 48% dangerous.;Uninstalling this variant;You can uninstall the program Absolute Software Corp., or ask the software vendor for support. Click on Absolute Software Corp. in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it.