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Startup program entry details:

Startup Scan (sensor.exe)

This page expands upon the information already available for this entry in the Pacman's Portal Windows start-up programs database.

Normally leave to run at start-up - typically required for the program to function properly or for security/safety reasons

For further information on how to identify and disable startup programs please visit the Introduction page.


Part of older versions of the range of internet security products from Quick Heal - including Total Security, Internet Security and AntiVirus. Optionally scans the system boot area for programs trying to automatically execute before Windows loads and keeps a watch on some system files which are commonly patched (or replaced) by malware. Feature not supported on Windows 7/Vista systems. Also included by vendors who use the Quick Heal engine such as Omniquad and iQon

Startup information:

Registry (Start → Run → regedit)

MSConfig (Start → Run → msconfig → Startup)

Windows Defender (Start → All Programs → Windows Defender → Tools → Software Explorer)

Log examples:

O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\QUICKH~1\Sensor.EXE /CHECK
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\QUICKH~1\Sensor.EXE /LOADRUN
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\sensor.exe /loadrun
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\sensor.exe /check
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\Sensor.EXE /LOADRUN
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\Sensor.EXE /CHECK
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\OMNIQU~1\Sensor.EXE /LOADRUN
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\OMNIQU~1\Sensor.EXE /check
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\IQONAN~1\sensor.exe /loadrun
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\IQONAN~1\sensor.exe /check
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\GUARDI~1\Sensor.EXE /LOADRUN
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Startup Scan] C:\PROGRA~1\QUICKH~1\GUARDI~1\Sensor.EXE /check

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