ielowutil.exe - Is ielowutil.exe spyware, adware, or a virus?

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



Process or task name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similiar spelling of system processes or other common tasks. ielowutil.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
Ielowutil.exe is an executable program file that most likely arrived as preinstalled software on your pc if you are running Windows Vista or later. This file would not appear on Windows XP systems. Always check the exact file location to verify it is not virus or adware related, as often spyware and virus writers use similiar names and just locate their files in different folders. This Ielowutil.exe program is part of your Internet Explorer browser from Microsoft. You will often see this in your computer's task list. This file is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit ielowutil.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 ielowutil.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program will be found at C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\ielowutil.exe


Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many spyware, adware, or popup programs do. If you suspect you have spyware or adware, check to see if you see a similiar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similiar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, ielowutil.exe may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similiar to a system file. Make sure always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. ielowutil.exe can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is ielowutil.exe spyware?
        No.

  • Is this considered adware or popup related?
        No.

  • Is this considered a virus or trojan?
        No.

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

  • View All Tasks and Processes
    Ielowutil.exe is an executable program file that most likely arrived as preinstalled software on your pc if you are running Windows Vista or later. This file would not appear on Windows XP systems. Always check the exact file location to verify it is not virus or adware related, as often spyware and virus writers use similiar names and just locate their files in different folders. This Ielowutil.exe program is part of your Internet Explorer browser from Microsoft. You will often see this in your computer's task list. This file is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related. This program will be found at C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\ielowutil.exe Please feel free to check www.what-is-exe.com for any future lookups or updates, as this index is continually changing and expanding.