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: gcc.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
Gcc.exe is a software program which was most likely installed by you at one time or another, it would not have arrived as preinstalled software on your computer. The correct file and folder location is also listed below, and should always be verified as spyware and virus writers will often use the same named file or like named files and just locate them elsewhere in attempts to fool you. This Gcc.exe file is known as notebook adapter software from Linksys. Linksys makes alot of wireless hardware and adapter programs. It will show in your tasklist or system processes list when you press CTRL-ALT-DEL and it is part of wireless notebook adapter software. This file is considered safe and is not virus, spyware, or adware related software.
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What is the gcc.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your hard disk at C:\Program Files\Linksys\Wireless-G Notebook Adapter\Gcc.exe