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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
LogonUI.exe is a program which was most likely never installed by you but may have appeared on your computer without you even knowing it. The actual folder location for this LogonUI.exe file is shown to you below. This file is part of the MIcrosoft Windows operating system and it is the logon screen used by Windows. You should not see this continually run in your task list, it should only appear there at specific times. The actual name for this file is Windows Logon User Interface Host. Note that this name has been reused by virus and malware writers, so it is a common name they tried to use and place elsewhere on your computer. This is an important point to be aware of so always check the folder location. This LogonUI.exe task is considered safe and is not virus, malware, or spyware related. Visit logonui.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 logonui.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This LogonUI.exe task will be found installed on your computer at C:\Windows\System32\LogonUI.exe

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

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

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