What is Setup.exe by Hewlett-Packard Company?

Setup.exe is part of HPHotkeySupport and developed by Hewlett-Packard Company according to the Setup.exe file information. In certain cases, malicious trackers and scripts can disguise themselves as legitimate files, like Setup.exe, leading to glitches, overload and system malfunctions.

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Setup.exe's description is "HPHotkeySupport".

Setup.exe is digitally signed by Hewlett-Packard Company.

Setup.exe is an .exe file.

Setup.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%SYSTEMROOT%\Temp\DRPTools\QuickLaunch\setup.exe

Setup.exe basic information

Description
HPHotkeySupport
Internal Name
stub32
Version
5.0.28.1
Hash
F751BD8F52EEDCA36981E25A1BDCDA7F

Setup.exe running processes

%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\setup.exe

Setup.exe actions

List of the actions Setup.exe executes on a user's PC
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X64 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X64\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X64\HpqKbFiltr64.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X64\hpqkbfiltramd64.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X86 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X86\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X86\HpqKbFiltr.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win10\X86\hpqkbfiltrx86.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X64 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X64\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X64\HpqKbFiltr64.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X64\hpqkbfiltramd64.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X86 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X86\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X86\HpqKbFiltr.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win7\X86\hpqkbfiltrx86.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X64 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X64\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X64\HpqKbFiltr64.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X64\hpqkbfiltramd64.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X86 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X86\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X86\HpqKbFiltr.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8\X86\hpqkbfiltrx86.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X64 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X64\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X64\HpqKbFiltr64.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X64\hpqkbfiltramd64.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X86 new catalogue created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X86\HpqKbFiltr.inf new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X86\HpqKbFiltr.sys new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\InstallFiles\Win8_1\X86\hpqkbfiltrx86.cat new file created
%SystemDrive%\SWSetup\SP71790\setup.exe new file created

Setup.exe actions

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Setup.exe's virus check

78%

of antivirus scans don't detect any virus in it

21%

of antivirus scans detect it as a potentially unwanted program

1%

of antivirus scans detect a virus in it

Setup.exe user rating

75%

of users rate Setup.exe as a useful program

24%

of users find Setup.exe to be a potentially unwanted program

1%

of users find Setup.exe to be malicious or a scam

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