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AU3_SPY.EXE is a safe file.

AU3_SPY.EXE is Administration Tools software related.

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AU3_SPY.EXE File Information:

AU3_SPY.EXE MD5: 71E128E297A3817F8396A5B862C1EA01
AU3_SPY.EXE SHA1: DA39A3EE5E6B4B0D3255BFEF95601890AFD80709
AU3_SPY.EXE Size: 14368 bytes
AU3_SPY.EXE Description: The file AU3_Spy.exe has the internal name: AU3_Spy.exe. The file AU3_Spy.exe description is: AutoIt3 Window Info Spy. The file AU3_Spy.exe is related to the DaloozaSoft. The version of the file AU3_Spy.exe: 1.0. The AU3_Spy.exe is a part of software product: AU3_Spy LegalCopyright: Copyright © 2003 DaloozaSoft.
AU3_SPY.EXE Location: %Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AU3_Spy.exe

AU3_SPY.EXE Registry Modifications:

  • HKLM\Software\Classes\AutoHotkeyScript\Shell\Open\Command\: “”%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey.exe” “%1″ %*”
  • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\Ahk2Exe.exe\: “%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\Compiler\Ahk2Exe.exe”
  • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\AutoHotkey.exe\: “%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey.exe”
  • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AutoHotkey\UninstallString: “”%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey.exe” “%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\Installer.ahk””
  • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AutoHotkey\DisplayIcon: “%Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey.exe”

AU3_SPY.EXE Folders Modifications: 5

  • %Common Startmenu%\Programs\AutoHotkey
  • %Program Files%\AutoHotkey
  • %Program Files%\AutoHotkey\Compiler

AU3_SPY.EXE Related Files: 22

  • %Common Startmenu%\Programs\AutoHotkey\Convert .ahk to .exe.lnk
  • %Common Startmenu%\Programs\AutoHotkey\Website.lnk
  • %Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AU3_Spy.exe
  • %Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey Website.url
  • %Program Files%\AutoHotkey\AutoHotkey.chm

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