Important: If your PC is producing shwicon.exe errors, you should check your Windows operating system immediately!
The file shwicon.exe is part of the program unknown from the manufacturer unknown. Its task: shwicon.exe changes the symbol for the card reader device to correspond with the memory card that is inserted.
shwicon.exe is normally found in the directory %programfiles%\CRW. 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 shwicon.exe errors
If Windows notifies you of shwicon.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 shwicon.exe errors!
If this does not fix shwicon.exe errors, we recommend uninstalling the program using the Control Panel and then running a scan of the Windows registry again.
shwicon.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 shwicon.exe.
In case of doubt, you should uninstall the program in question.
If shwicon.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 if you do not need this function.
Our advise: AVG TuneUp disables unnecessary startup programs and Windows applications thereby minimizing the load on your computer. The software also fixes shwicon.exe errors!
Is shwicon.exe harmful to my computer?
shwicon.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 shwicon.exe:
The following information about shwicon.exe is available.
Product name: unknown
Process name: unknown
Website manufacturer: unknown
Standard path: %programfiles%\CRW
Category: Utility program for unknown.