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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This is safe to leave on your pc, as you will most likely see this program if you are running Norton anti-virus. Visit rtvscan.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 rtvscan.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
Currently located at : c:\program files\symantec_client_security\symantec antivirus\


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

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

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