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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
CAPPSWK.EXE is a program file which may have arrived on your pc when your bought it, or it may have arrived on your computer later as software you installed yourself. It may also appear in your computer startup or as a startup service. The actual folder location is also shown below for you, so always verify the location to make sure your file is not spyware or adware related. CAPPSWK.EXE is a program from Canon, and Canon is a very popular hardware maker of items like printers, scanners, or cameras. This is printing driver software, and this printing software is a safe file, and is not spyware or virus related. Visit cappswk.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 cappswk.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your disk drive at C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\w32x86\3\CAPPSWK.EXE


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

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

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