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: aolload.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
aolload.exe is a file which most likely found its way onto your system by you installing a different program. The correct file location is also listed at the bottom of this page, and should always be checked to make sure you are looking at the same folder. Spyware and virus programs often mimic a similiar name file in an attempt to fool you, so verify the file name and folder location. This aolload.exe file is digitally signed to America Online, and this can appear in your task list if you have recently installed the free AOL client sofware or the free AIM instant messenger. This file is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related software.
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What is the aolload.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
You can find this file on your drive in folder C:\program files\common files\AOL\loader\aolload.exe