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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
LWS.exe is a software program that may have arrived on its own, or may have been installed by you. To help identify that this software task is not spyware or virus related, always verify the file is in the proper location as the file location for this software is shown below for you. This LWS.exe file is part of the Logitech software driver setup, but it really doesn't need to always be running in the backgroud. This is installed with your Logitech drivers for your Logitech webcams. LWS.exe is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related. You can remove this in your tasklist or startup, as you can still access your webcam without a problem even if this is not always running during bootup. Visit lws.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 lws.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files (x86)\Logitech\LWS\Webcam Software\LWS.exe is where this file is most often located.


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

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

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