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  1. What is com surrogate


    I had com surrogate I searched up what it was and alot of youtube video's said it was a virus so I deleted it and now my friend is telling its a very important file on your computer and now I am scared can you help?

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    /u/markdojo13, Jul 20, 2020
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  2. COM Surrogate

    Hi,

    To better address your concern, kindly refer to the support article below:


    For more information about COM Surrogate, visit this
    link
    .

    Let us know if you need further help.

    Best regards.
     
    Jeraldine Ase, Jul 20, 2020
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  3. BulldogXX Win User
    BulldogXX, Jul 20, 2020
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  4. Remon Ont Win User

    What is com surrogate

    Error Message: COM Surrogate has stopped working

    Hi Bernard,

    COM Surrogate is a process in Windows 10 that is in charge of showing thumbnails and similar information. Issues with COM Surrogate
    is probably caused by MacType or codecs and other COM components installed by various software, like some versions of DivX or Nero.

    We would like to know some information to better assist you:

    • Have you done any changes on your computer prior to the issue?
    • What specific activity are you doing when the error message come up?
    • What specific troubleshooting steps have you tried so far? for us to know what troubleshooting steps we can provide next.

    Please check the details of the errors using the steps below and provide us with a screenshot:

    • Press Windows key + S.
    • Type View all, then click on View all problem reports Control panel.
    • Right-click on a few of the "COM Surrogate", "Stopped working" errors.
    • View technical details.

    We will wait for your response.
     
    Remon Ont, Jul 20, 2020
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