Fix, Download, and Update Autoupdater.exe

Last Updated: 07/03/2022
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The development of Auto Updater by Clip Extractor prompted the latest creation of autoupdater.exe. It is also known as a Auto Updater file (file extension EXE), which is classified as a type of Win32 EXE (Executable application) file.

Autoupdater.exe was first developed on 03/31/2014 for the Windows 10 Operating System in Your Uninstaller 7.5.2014.03. The latest file version for Clip Extractor 5.11 is v1.2.0.3 released on 02/02/2015.

Please see below for more detailed information, EXE file troubleshooting instructions, and free downloads of different versions of autoupdater.exe.

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File Overview

General Information
File Name: autoupdater.exe
File Extension: EXE file extension
Description: Auto Updater
Object File Type: Executable application
File Operating System: Win32
MIME Type: application/octet-stream
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Developer and Software Information
Software Program: Auto Updater
Legal Copyright: Copyright © 2012
Developer: Clip Extractor
Software: Clip Extractor
Software Version: 5.11
File Details
Character Set: Unicode
Language Code: Neutral
File Flags: (none)
File Flags Mask: 0x003f
Entry Point: 0x13c2e
Code Size: 73216
Assembly Version:

What are autoupdater.exe Error Messages?

autoupdater.exe Runtime Errors

Runtime errors are Clip Extractor errors that occur during "runtime". Runtime is pretty self-explanatory; it means that these EXE errors are triggered when autoupdater.exe is attempted to be loaded either when Clip Extractor is starting up, or in some cases already running. Runtime errors are the most common form of EXE error you will encounter using Clip Extractor.

In most cases, autoupdater.exe runtime errors occurring while the program is running will result in the program terminating abnormally. Most of these autoupdater.exe error messages mean that Clip Extractor was either unable to locate this file on startup, or the file is corrupt, resulting in a prematurely-aborted startup process. Generally, Clip Extractor will be unable to start without resolving these errors.

Some of the most common autoupdater.exe errors include:

  • autoupdater.exe - Bad Image.
  • autoupdater.exe Application Error.
  • autoupdater.exe could not be found.
  • autoupdater.exe could not be installed.
  • autoupdater.exe could not be launched. Class not registered.
  • autoupdater.exe could not be started.
  • autoupdater.exe failed to initialize properly.
  • autoupdater.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
  • autoupdater.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
  • autoupdater.exe is not running.
  • Cannot find autoupdater.exe.
  • Error starting program: autoupdater.exe.
  • Faulting Application Path: autoupdater.exe.
  • The file autoupdater.exe is missing or corrupt.
  • Windows failed to start - autoupdater.exe.
System Error

The program can’t start because autoupdater.exe is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.

Thus, it's critical to make sure your anti-virus is kept up-to-date and scanning regularly.

Finding the source of the autoupdater.exe error is key to properly resolving these errors. Although most of these EXE errors affecting autoupdater.exe will happen during startup, occasionally you will encounter a runtime error while using Auto Updater. This can occur due to poor programming on behalf of Clip Extractor, conflicts with other software or 3rd-party plug-ins, or caused by damaged and outdated hardware. Also, these types of autoupdater.exe errors can occur if it has been accidentally moved, deleted, or corrupted by a malware infection. Thus, it's critical to make sure your anti-virus is kept up-to-date and scanning regularly.

How to Fix autoupdater.exe Errors in 3 Steps (Time to complete: ~5-15 minutes)

If you're encountering one of the error messages above, follow these troubleshooting steps to resolve your autoupdater.exe issue. These troubleshooting steps are listed in the recommended order of execution.

Step 1: Restore your PC back to the latest restore point, "snapshot", or backup image before error occurred.

To begin System Restore (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10):

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. When you see the search box, type "System Restore" and press "ENTER".
  3. In the search results, find and click System Restore.
  4. Please enter the administrator password (if applicable / prompted).
  5. Follow the steps in the System Restore Wizard to choose a relevant restore point.
  6. Restore your computer to that backup image.

If the Step 1 fails to resolve the autoupdater.exe error, please proceed to the Step 2 below.

Step 2: If recently installed Clip Extractor (or related software), uninstall then try reinstalling Clip Extractor software.

You can uninstall Clip Extractor software by following these instructions (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10):

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. In the search box, type "Uninstall" and press "ENTER".
  3. In the search results, find and click "Add or Remove Programs"
  4. Find the entry for Clip Extractor 5.11 and click "Uninstall"
  5. Follow the prompts for uninstallation.

After the software has been fully uninstalled, restart your PC and reinstall Clip Extractor software.

If this Step 2 fails as well, please proceed to the Step 3 below.

Clip Extractor 5.11

Clip Extractor

Step 3: Perform a Windows Update.

When the first two steps haven't solved your issue, it might be a good idea to run Windows Update. Many autoupdater.exe error messages that are encountered can be contributed to an outdated Windows Operating System. To run Windows Update, please follow these easy steps:

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. In the search box, type "Update" and press "ENTER".
  3. In the Windows Update dialog box, click "Check for Updates" (or similar button depending on your Windows version)
  4. If updates are available for download, click "Install Updates".
  5. After the update is completed, restart your PC.

If Windows Update failed to resolve the autoupdater.exe error message, please proceed to next step. Please note that this final step is recommended for advanced PC users only.

If Those Steps Fail: Download and Replace Your autoupdater.exe File (Caution: Advanced)

If none of the previous three troubleshooting steps have resolved your issue, you can try a more aggressive approach (Note: Not recommended for amateur PC users) by downloading and replacing your appropriate autoupdater.exe file version. We maintain a comprehensive database of 100% malware-free autoupdater.exe files for every applicable version of Clip Extractor. Please follow the steps below to download and properly replace you file:

  1. Locate your Windows operating system version in the list of below "Download autoupdater.exe Files".
  2. Click the appropriate "Download Now" button and download your Windows file version.
  3. Copy this file to the appropriate Clip Extractor folder location:
    Windows 10: C:\Program Files (x86)\Your Uninstaller! 7\
    Windows 10: C:\Program Files (x86)\Auto Updater\
  4. Restart your computer.

If this final step has failed and you're still encountering the error, you're only remaining option is to do a clean installation of Windows 10.

GEEK TIP : We must emphasize that reinstalling Windows will be a very time-consuming and advanced task to resolve autoupdater.exe problems. To avoid data loss, you must be sure that you have backed-up all of your important documents, pictures, software installers, and other personal data before beginning the process. If you are not currently backing up your data, you need to do so immediately.

Download autoupdater.exe Files (Malware-Tested 100% Clean)

CAUTION : We strongly advise against downloading and copying autoupdater.exe to your appropriate Windows system directory. Clip Extractor typically does not release Clip Extractor EXE files for download because they are bundled together inside of a software installer. The installer's task is to ensure that all correct verifications have been made before installing and placing autoupdater.exe and all other EXE files for Clip Extractor. An incorrectly installed EXE file may create system instability and could cause your program or operating system to stop functioning altogether. Proceed with caution.

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