Process or task name:
Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: cmicnfg.cpl
Misc file type - Not an exe or dll file, but still could be an executable if it is an activex file, script, etc.
Purpose of this file:
Cmicnfg.cpl is an applet file that may have arrived on your computer the day you purchased it, or it may have been installed with any hardware changes you have made. Be sure to verify the exact hard drive location shown below. This file is part of CMedia and it is related to their soundcard hardware. This will put an icon in the control panel for the soundcard control. This file is considered safe and is not known to be a spyware or adware related program, as it simply provides access easier to their dictionary page.
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What is the cmicnfg.cpl location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program will appear in your startup as: RunDll32 cmicnfg.cpl,CMICtrlWnd (RunDll32 is a system program that initiates this).