Unkillable tor.exe process in Windows 7 after starting Tor Browser
After starting Tor Browser tor.exe process is launched. After closing Tor Browser tor.exe reside in memory, and it's unkillable. With regular methods (Task Manager) or with any other admin commands run from command line or PowerShell; or any third party tool like Process Hacker / Process Explorer. Only way to kill tor.exe is to reboot computer. The tor.exe process residing in memory preventing to start Tor Browser again.
Windows 7 64 bit Tor Browser (firefox.exe) 22.214.171.12407 SHA-1: d6538c017b73f9745489ecb57c8f1958808b336a Tor (tor.exe) no version in properties SHA-1: 1b26545eb73e5992ee64b77e1c5c98d1de495a34