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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
iexplore.exe is a file that may have arrived on your computer as preinstalled software. This program is your Internet Explorer. Every pc will have this program, whenever IE is open, you will see this in your task list which is normal. Note that some spyware or adware programs try to imitate your browser file, so be sure its in the correct location on your pc. Visit iexplore.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 iexplore.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program will be your Internet Explorer folder, which will be located in your program files folder.


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

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

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