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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
napster.exe is a file that you most likely installed yourself, as it would not have arrived already installed on your computer. The actual disk location is also shown below so you can verify the proper file is in the proper folder. Often spyware or virus software attempts to hide itself by using similiar names or changing the location but using the same name, always verify the disk location to make sure it is not spyware or virus related. This napster.exe file is used when playing MP3 files or downloading MP3 music. Napster is a popular music service that has now converted to a music store, and if you installed it then it will appear in your system startup task list. This file is not considered to be spyware, virus, or adware related. Visit napster.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 napster.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file is found at C:\Program Files\Napster\napster.exe /systray


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

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

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