Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 127,488 bytes
Operating System: Windows 2K/XP/03/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / Jan-17-2008
Nero image server has a process name imagesrv.sys and comes along with the software used for authoring of CD or DVD discs. It is installed in the drivers folder on windows directory of the main disc with a path name like c:\windows\system32\drivers. This driver runs as a background service but it gives the user an option to automatically start or stop it from the control panel. It is also a non essential window service that is rate safe. But users need to lookout for multiple processes running with similar names from different locations. This is because most trojans, malware, adware and spyware can masquerade as imagesrv.sys but they can be easily detected by the different location and user name that they use. Nero image server also provides a stable buffer during the disc burning or ISO file creation session. But users can only make use of this service by activating the CD or DVD device.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Nero image server is a non essential windows service that is used by CD and DVD disc drives during disc writing or .iso file creation. This utility comes with Nero software but it is installed in the windows directory as opposed to the main application that is installed in the program directory. Nero Image Server is rated safe and runs on both 32 and 64-bit computer systems. The utility runs as a background service but can be started automatically or manually from the control panel. Nero image server can also be viewed on the task manager as a process called imagesrv.sys. This utility is also essential when users want to create a virtual drive from where disc images can be launched. Nero Image Server process called imagesrv.sys that runs from system32 drivers folder is not a malware, adware or spyware and is rated safe. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Nero Image Server errors before installing any driver updates.