Here, click on the process with the right mouse button and send the file to an online virus scanner. For this option, you may want to use Security Task Manager. Is there a known $sys$DRMServer.exe error? For me, the $sys$ file was found in the "Plug and Play Device Manager" title. http://internetpasswordpro.com/what-is/what-is-c-windows-system32-sys-filesystem-sys-drmserver-exe.html
Reading the small print on the CD s (at 50, it takes a magnifying glass), the Columbia CD refers me to cp.sonybmg.com/xcp for more information, while the RCA/Sony/BMG refers me to Ive had plenty of experience with DVD copy protection (for reasons I wont get into ) but I havent had a chance to see what these music lables are up to. Security Task Manager Windows Processes Security Task Manager What is $sys$DRMServer.exe? For this reason, 62% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/$sys$drmserver.exe.html
If it does thenthis baddiewas programmed to hide files that start with $sys$ and I would search for anymore that start with that (search in safe mode). Name Plug and Play Device Manager Filename $sys$DRMServer.exe Command C:\WINDOWS\System32\$sys$filesystem\$sys$DRMServer.exe Description Added by the Sony/XCP DRM security software. my new file is not visible.
One user rated it as little bit dangerous. Therefore the technical security rating is 62% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews. One user didn't rate it ("don't know"). All comments about $sys$DRMServer.exe: $sys$DRMServer.exe is a DRM protection software from Sony. Removal and security Fix $sys$drmserver.exe errors: Free scan Boost performance: Free scan Security risk 0-5: n/a Spyware: No (Free spyware scan) Virus:No (Remove $sys$drmserver.exe) Trojan:No (Remove $sys$drmserver.exe) Free system scan Step
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. You may or may not have to do that. It is a 300K executeable file. http://www.file.net/process/$sys$drmserver.exe.html What you should know about $sys$DRMServer.exe $sys$DRMServer.exe $sys$DRMServer.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. $sys$DRMServer.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows\System32.
One user rated it as little bit dangerous. I went to the $sys$filesystem directory, created a file called $sys$test.txt. The file will still be on your computer, but at least it won't slow things down, nor will it disable your CD ROM. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem.
If you have additional information about this file, please leave a comment or a suggestion for other users. https://www.zonealarm.com/forums/showthread.php/48878-What-is-sys-DRMServer-exe-and-why-is-ZoneLabs-6-warning-me-about-it/page2 Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows10,8,7) $sys$DRMServer.exe has stopped working. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for $sys$DRMServer.exe or the name of the producer. Nor is the file I renamed to .bak.
Any thoughts and opinions would be much appreciated.Dave August 28th, 2005 #16 musashi_tzu Guest Re: What is $sys$DRMServer.exe and why is ZoneLabs 6 warning me about it? Search Startups Startup Database Navigation Startups Home Newest Entries Rootkit List Startup Database Forum How to use the Startup Database Submit a Startup RSS Feed Newsletter Sign Up Follow us: Main Go!Go!# 1592524Moms Very Big Boobs !!! Read also the 2 reviews. 89 users ask for this file.
You must have to REGISTER before you can post: Click the register link above to proceed. Whatever the software is, I think it's evil. You quickly found the rootkit and SAVED my PC! In my opinion there is no excuse for any of that.
If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner. Click Uninstall a program. SidSnot,Seems possible, as some cd copy protection uses encryption software and thus must load iton your computer.
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1, and Vista SP2 English, French, Italian, German and Spanish. And if someone else wants to get rid of it, I want to figure out how to help them get rid of it.Musashi September 19th, 2005 #19 lwmincey Guest Re: What Other problems with $sys$DRMServer.exe The $sys$DRMServer.exe process is also known as DRM and is a part of DRM or, as the case may be, Plug and Play Device Manager. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair $sys$DRMServer.exe related Windows Errors 3.
They are 1) Switchfoot Nothing is Sound Columbia; and 2) David Gray Life in Slow Motion RCA (Sony/BMG). After playing the CD my normal ripping software failed to work on any type of disc. Is that legal? September 27th, 2005 #22 Guest Re: What is $sys$DRMServer.exe and why is ZoneLabs 6 warning me about it?
News articles suggest that the copy protection antics of music producers are on the rise (see http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/12228, http://news.com.com/2100-1027_3-5075656.html) September 30th, 2005 #26 lostweedend Guest Re: What is $sys$DRMServer.exe and why is Fixed: Upgrade issue from Suite to Extreme Fixed: Diagnostics Tool uploading Click Here to Download 220.127.116.1147 Page 3 of 3 First 123 Jump to page: Results 21 to 29 of 29 Users with an interest in $sys$DRMServer.exe have also been interested in: ndistapi.sys vzbb.dll datamngrcoordinator.exe $sys$DRMServer.exe directcd.exe mskdetct.exe elkbd.sys secpro.exe [index] © File.Info $sys$drmserver.exe - $sys$drmserver process information Process name: Click to How to fix $sys$DRMServer.exe related problems? 1.
Ask for help at our discussion forum. Kill it off,it is almost considered spyware. How to fix $sys$DRMServer.exe related problems? 1. Oh, I fully understand the reasons they do this stuff and am aware that its been around for a while now.
September 23rd, 2005 #20 sknrdman Guest Re: What is $sys$DRMServer.exe and why is ZoneLabs 6 warning me about it? Click to Run a Free Virus Scan for the $sys$DRMServer.exe malware $sys$DRMServer.exe file information The process known as DRM belongs to software DRM or Plug and Play Device Manager by First Other processes wfxsnt40.exe suitetray.exe ytdtoolbarie.dll $sys$DRMServer.exe cfdrive32.exe powercontrolhelp.exe wrapper-windows-x86-32.exe dfservex.exe mad.exe pctavsvc.exe asapi.sys [all] © file.net 15 years of experience MicrosoftPartner TermsPrivacy An obsolete or defective version of $sys$DRMServer.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these: $sys$DRMServer.exe has stopped working.
Click to Run a Free Scan for $sys$DRMServer.exe related errors Users Opinions Average user rating of $sys$DRMServer.exe: based on 2 votes. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup. So it seems that when you booted into safe mode it stopped windows from loading whatever it was that was hiding those files from you. IOWN my computer and I (and only I) get to say what goes on it and what doesnt, if someone wants to put something on it just because I want to
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The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. Last but not least If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or $sys$DRMServer.exe is causing problems for you, a good Registry Cleaner