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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
DivXUpdate.exe is a software program which would have been installed by you, it would not have arrived preinstalled. The hard drive location for this file is also shown below so you can verify this is not spyware or virus related, as often spyware or virus programs will use a similiar name or identical name and place them in other directories. This DivXUpdate.exe program is part of the Divx software install. Divx is a type of video compression and it is a popular video player. This software will handle the updates for the Divx player. You can remove it from startup as this is not required. This file is considered safe and is not adware, spyware, or virus related software. Visit divxupdate.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 divxupdate.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files (x86)\DivX\DivX Update\DivXUpdate.exe is where this will be found on your hard drive.


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

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

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