helpctr - helpctr.exe

helpctr - helpctr.exe

helpctr.exe (helpctr stands for Microsoft Help and Support Center) is a Windows NT/2000/XP generic process which is loaded in the background when you run Windows Help.

The process helpctr is not in any way a virus, a worm, a Trojan horse, spyware, or adware.

It is a process which can be terminated.

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