applicationframehost.exe - Is applicationframehost.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is applicationframehost.exe?
Purpose of applicationframehost.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: applicationframehost.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
ApplicationFrameHost.exe is a program which would most likely have arrived as preinstalled software on your computer. The actual disk location is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or adware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. ApplicationFrameHost.exe is a file that is part of Windows and the Windows operating system. If you have Windows 10 or later, you most likely will see this in your tasklist running in the background. This is called the application frame host as the name suggests. This program is considered safe and is not virus, spyware or adware related software. Visit applicationframehost.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 applicationframehost.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The actual file will be found at C:\Windows\System32\applicationframehost.exe


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

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

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

  • Would you recommend that I remove applicationframehost.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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