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

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



Process or task name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similiar spelling of system processes or other common tasks. bcmsmmsg.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
bcmsmmsg.exe is a program that most likely was on your computer the day you purchased your computer. See the folder location shown below, spyware or virus writers often use similiar names and place the files in other folders hoping to fool you. By verifying the location of this file, it will help you identify that this file is not adware, spywaer, or virus related. This is a key file for use with the BCM voice modem drivers. Do not delete this file as it is not considered spyware. As always view the file location shown below to make sure your file is in the correct location. This bcmsmmsg.exe file is mostly used with dialup modems. This software program is considered safe and is not spyware or virus related. Visit bcmsmmsg.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 bcmsmmsg.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file should be found in your spybot folder under C:\WINDOWS\BCMSMMSG.exe


Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many virus, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, check to see if you see a similiar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similiar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, bcmsmmsg.exe may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similiar to a system file. Make sure always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. bcmsmmsg.exe can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is bcmsmmsg.exe spyware?
        No.

  • Is this considered adware or popup related?
        No.

  • Is this considered a virus or trojan?
        No.

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

  • View All Tasks and Processes
    bcmsmmsg.exe is a program that most likely was on your computer the day you purchased your computer. See the folder location shown below, spyware or virus writers often use similiar names and place the files in other folders hoping to fool you. By verifying the location of this file, it will help you identify that this file is not adware, spywaer, or virus related. This is a key file for use with the BCM voice modem drivers. Do not delete this file as it is not considered spyware. As always view the file location shown below to make sure your file is in the correct location. This bcmsmmsg.exe file is mostly used with dialup modems. This software program is considered safe and is not spyware or virus related. This file should be found in your spybot folder under C:\WINDOWS\BCMSMMSG.exe Please feel free to check www.what-is-exe.com for any future lookups or updates, as this index is continually changing and expanding.