pptd40nt.exe - Is pptd40nt.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is pptd40nt.exe?
Purpose of pptd40nt.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: pptd40nt.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
pptd40nt.exe is a file which may have arrived on your pc when your bought it, or it may have also been installed by you. The actual disk location is also shown below (where the file should be located on your disk), so always verify the location to make sure your file is not spyware or virus related. Pptd40nt.exe is a scanner related software program and the actual hard drive location where is should be located on your computer is listed below. This is part of the Scansoft software installation, and it goes by the name Paperport. This will also appear in your software startup list. This file is not considered adware, spyware, or virus related and it is considered safe. Visit pptd40nt.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 pptd40nt.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your hard disk at C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\PaperPort\pptd40nt.exe -boot


  • Is pptd40nt.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 pptd40nt.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove pptd40nt.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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