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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
fxssvc.exe is a program which may have been installed by you, but it also may have been preinstalled software. The file location is also shown below and should always be verified. It is important to always check the computer file location or folder, as this way you can guarantee that it is not just a virus or spyware program using the same name, yet placed in a different folder in an attempt to fool you, so always verify the location as this is always listed on what-is-exe.com. This program file is part of the faxing software within Windows. It can send and receive faxes as needed and can work with MS Word. If you are not faxing or uses computer faxes then you can terminate this program. This file is considered safe and is not spyware or virus related. Visit fxssvc.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 fxssvc.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This can be found on your hard drive at C:\WINDOWS\system32\fxssvc.exe


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

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

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