gimp-2.8.exe - Is gimp-2.8.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is gimp-2.8.exe?
Purpose of gimp-2.8.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: gimp-2.8.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
gimp-2.8.exe is a executable software module that would not have been preinstalled on your computer. This would have been installed by yourself on your computer. The exact hard drive location for this file is also shown to you below, always verify the file and location as spyware and virus writers often use similiar named files and place them elsewhere on your computer. This way you can always verify if your file is the correct one or not. This gimp-2.8.exe program is the main application program for the Gimp photo software. This is not something that appears automatically in your program task list when you press ctrl-alt-del, but you will see this appear when you have the software open. You may see different versions of this to of course. This file is considered safe and is not virus, spyware, or adware related software. Visit gimp.2.8.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 gimp-2.8.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The actual disk location of this program is: C:\Program Files\GIMP 2\bin


  • Is gimp-2.8.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 gimp-2.8.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove gimp-2.8.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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