2psrchmn.exe - Is 2psrchmn.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is 2psrchmn.exe?
Purpose of 2psrchmn.exe:



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: 2psrchmn.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
2psrchmn.exe is a file which may have been installed on your system by you or installed with another program or package. The actual hard drive location and folder is also listed below for you, as you can always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware, adware, or virus related. Sometimes the spyware or virus writers simply place a similiar or same named file elsewhere on your computer hoping to fool you into thinking the rogue software is a good software module instead. This 2psrchmn.exe is used to try to force you to use the search engine mywebsearch, this is adware related software and if it was on my computer I would remove it immediately unless you really like this type of thing. I also consider this hijack related as it exchanges information with a remote server. This is a toolbar that runs in your web browser. Visit 2psrchmn.exe for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the 2psrchmn.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your computer at C:\PROGRA~2\COUPON~3\bar\1.bin\2psrchmn.exe


  • Is 2psrchmn.exe spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        Yes. This is advertising related, so it is considered adware and may be causing popup windows on your computer.

  • Is 2psrchmn.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove 2psrchmn.exe?
        Yes, I would remove 2psrchmn.exe if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.

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