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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
Error.exe is a file which would have been installed by you and would not have ever arrived as preinstalled software on the computer. The actual hard drive folder is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware, adware, or virus related and simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This Error.exe software file is a known trojan file that can monitor and infect your computer. Action should be taken immediately if you have this running. Note that names that are very common like this (Error.exe) may also be used by many other people though for legitimate reasons. This error.exe file is often found on hacker related sites, but actually it is there to infect your own computer. Closer evaluation should be done on any error.exe file existing on your computer. Visit error.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 error.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
Location not listed as this can vary greatly. Note that although its listed as a trojan and spyware related module, this really requires extra research on your part as it is such a common file name.


  • Is error.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 error.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        Yes.

  • Would you recommend that I remove error.exe?
        Yes, I would remove error.exe if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.

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