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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
ShellExperienceHost.exe is a software program which was most likely installed on your computer when you purchased your PC. The correct file and folder location is also listed below, and you should always verify its location as malware and virus writers will often use the same named file or like named files and just locate them elsewhere in attempts to fool you into thinking its a good file. This ShellExperienceHost.exe file is a which task is part of your windows system, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 and later will also show this running in your tasklist at various times. This Windows software shellexperiencehost stands for windows shell experience. This file is safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit shellexperiencehost.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 shellexperiencehost.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file can be found at C:\Windows\SystemApps\ShellExperienceHost_cw5n1h2txyewy\shellexperiencehost.exe


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

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

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