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- System Process: No
- Background Process: Yes
- Application Process:Yes
- Common Path:
C:\ Program Files\ Multimedia Card Reader\ shwicon2k.exe
- Uses Network:No
- Uses Internet:No
The program shwicon2k.exe is one of the Multimedia Card Reader driver software developed by Alcor Micro Corp. for its card reading devices. It is launched immediately after the Microsoft Windows operating system is up and running.
The executable file shwicon2k.exe is also known as the Sunkist2k that is a component of the Alcor Micro Sunkist, IOI Multimedia Card Reader, ASUS Multimedia Card Reader, or eMachines Bay Reader V.
The size of the process file shwicon2k.exe in the Microsoft Windows XP operating system is approximately 140 kilobytes. It is not provided with a visible user interface, is not a core file of the Windows operating system, and can be uninstalled by using the Control Panel.
The program shwicon2k.exe is used for card readers that accept different kinds of memory cards, such as those for digital cameras. For multimedia cards that employ a flash memory, a critical issue is compatibility. This is resolved by the use of an architecture that is not dependent on a controller.
The advantages of the use of Multimedia Card Readers, which is regulated by the executable file shwicon2k.exe, include: the provision of the capability to backup important files, such as digital photographs and videos from a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA), an MP3 player, or a digital camera; ease of installation; and data transfer using the drag-and-drop procedure.
Alcor Micro Corp., which is the author of the program shwicon2k.exe, was founded in Taipei, Taiwan, in December 1999. Its core business is the design and manufacture of hardware and software solutions for computer peripherals, integrated circuits, and consumer electronics.
Additional shwicon2k.exe Info:
Part of: Multimedia Card Reader, Author URL: www.alcormicro.com, File Created by: Alcor Micro Corp.
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