redirector - Is redirector trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is redirector?
Purpose of redirector:



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: redirector

File type:
Misc file type - Not an exe or dll file, but still could be an executable if it is an activex file, script, etc.

Purpose of this file:
redirector is a program which was most likely installed by you and probably did not arrive as preinstalled program on your PC. 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 redirector software application is part of Citrix remote access software. Redirector will appear in your ctrl alt del tasklist upon bootup. You are probably using this software to remote to other computer for business use or support of some type, so I assume you are aware of this if on your computer. This file is considered safe and is not virus, adware, or spyware related. Visit redirector 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 redirector location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file can be found on your computer at C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client\redirector.exe


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

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

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