Important: If your PC is producing pop3trap.exe errors, you should check your Windows operating system immediately!
The file pop3trap.exe is part of the program PC-cillin from the manufacturer Trend Micro. Its task: pop3trap.exe monitors e-mail traffic to detect viruses.
pop3trap.exe is normally found in the directory unknown. If the file is located in another folder, you may have selected this path when installing the software. Under certain circumstances, this can also be an indication of a virus.
How to fix pop3trap.exe errors
If Windows notifies you of pop3trap.exe errors, the cause may be the result of damaged or corrupted registry entries.
In most cases, it helps to check the Windows registry for pop3trap.exe errors!
If this does not fix pop3trap.exe errors, we recommend uninstalling the program using the Control Panel and then running a scan of the Windows registry again.
pop3trap.exe slows down my PC!
Programs and files can have a strong impact on the performance of a Windows operating system. In some cases, this also includes pop3trap.exe.
In case of doubt, you should uninstall the program in question.
If pop3trap.exe is in the Windows startup folder, it can slow down a PC. We recommend that you turn off the automatic startup of this program.
Our advise: AVG TuneUp disables unnecessary startup programs and Windows applications thereby minimizing the load on your computer. The software also fixes pop3trap.exe errors!
Is pop3trap.exe harmful to my computer?
pop3trap.exe is considered to be trustworthy. If the file is not located in the standard path, this may indicate the presence of a virus. Scan your PC with an up-to-date virus scanner. We recommend using the free antivirus software AVG Anti-Virus Free.
All information about pop3trap.exe:
The following information about pop3trap.exe is available.
Product name: PC-cillin
Process name: unknown
manufacturer: Trend Micro
Website manufacturer: unknown
Standard path: unknown
Category: Part of PC-cillin.