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

what is mssysmgr.exe?
Purpose of mssysmgr.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. mssysmgr.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
mssysmgr.exe is a program which could have been installed by you, or may have even arrived on your computer the day you purchased it as this may have been preinstalled software. The actual disk location is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or adware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This program comes bundled with other programs from Nero, Comcast, Snapfish, and various others. It is used for photo editing and organization. (Note that you can view all startup programs and services on your computer by using a program like Complete Cleanup). You can also use this mssysmgr.exe software to send photos and share them with other people over the web. This is considered safe, and is not required, so you can remove it if you do not use it. The location is shown below. Visit mssysmgr.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 mssysmgr.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program is located on your hard drive at C:\PROGRA~1\Snapfish\SNAPFI~1\data\xtras\mssysmgr.exe or C:\PROGRA~1\Nero\data\Xtras\mssysmgr.exe Note that this comes from a variety of vendors as packaged software, even Walgreens may distribute this as Walgreens Photo Deluxe Viewer package as C:\PROGRA~1\WALGRE~1\WALGRE~1\data\Xtras\mssysmgr.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 virus, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, 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, mssysmgr.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. mssysmgr.exe can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is mssysmgr.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 mssysmgr.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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    mssysmgr.exe is a program which could have been installed by you, or may have even arrived on your computer the day you purchased it as this may have been preinstalled software. The actual disk location is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or adware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This program comes bundled with other programs from Nero, Comcast, Snapfish, and various others. It is used for photo editing and organization. (Note that you can view all startup programs and services on your computer by using a program like Complete Cleanup). You can also use this mssysmgr.exe software to send photos and share them with other people over the web. This is considered safe, and is not required, so you can remove it if you do not use it. The location is shown below. This program is located on your hard drive at C:\PROGRA~1\Snapfish\SNAPFI~1\data\xtras\mssysmgr.exe or C:\PROGRA~1\Nero\data\Xtras\mssysmgr.exe Note that this comes from a variety of vendors as packaged software, even Walgreens may distribute this as Walgreens Photo Deluxe Viewer package as C:\PROGRA~1\WALGRE~1\WALGRE~1\data\Xtras\mssysmgr.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.