ccapp.exe - ccapp process information

Process name: Symantec Common Client CC App

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Windows errors related to ccapp.exe?

The ccapp.exe file stands for Common Client Application and is the executable responsible for checking emails and auto-protect facilities as part of the Norton Antivirus suite.

The ccapp.exe file is used as the Norton Antivirus’ real-time scanner. When Windows loads, the ccapp.exe file also loads as VxD or virtual device driver. As the ccapp.exe file executes behind the scenes, it scans your system for Trojan Horses, viruses, and worms.

Before Windows can completely shut down, the ccapp.exe file will scan the boot drives for sector viruses if a floppy disk can be found inside the drive. In case a virus is detected, a message will be displayed asking you to repair the infected floppy disk boot record.

You will be able to view the details of the scan in the recorded report log. Details in the report include the name of the virus, location of the file infected, time it was detected, and the action taken by the application or the user. We strongly recommend that you run a FREE registry scan to identify ccapp.exe related errors.

Other instances of CCAPP.EXE:

1) ccapp.exe could also be a process belonging to an advertising program by Symantec Common Client CC App. This process monitors your browsing habits and distributes the data back to the author's servers for analysis. This also prompts advertising popups. This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system. Click here to run a free registry scan now.

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Warning: Multiple instances of CCAPP may be running on your pc at one time. Some of these may or may not be the legitimate versions.
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ccapp.exe should not be disabled, required for essential applications to work properly. It is highly recommended that you run a FREE performance scan to automatically optimize memory, CPU and Internet settings.

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Symantec Corporation

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Memory usage:

N/A (Free up memory)

Common ccapp.exe errors:

N/A (Repair)

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