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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
CALMAIN.exe is a program which was probably preinstalled on to 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. This program is from Canon and it is part of their digital camera software. Although you may have installed this when you bought your digital camera, if may have arrived preinstalled. This file is not consider to be spyware, virus, or trojan related. Visit calmain.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 calmain.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files\Canon\CAL\CALMAIN.exe is the location of this file. This runs as a service in your startup.


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

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

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