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: smartscreen.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
smartscreen.exe is a software program which was most likely on your computer the day you first acquired it. The hard drive folder location for this smartscreen.exe file is also show below, always verify where its located on your hard drive. It is common for malware or virus writers to put a similiar named file in other folders hoping to fool you, so its always best double check the folder location to make sure its the right program task you are viewing. This smartscreen.exe program file is known as a windows filtering program and it will be found on Windows computers starting with Windows 10. This file is considered safe, and is not considered malware or virus related software.
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What is the smartscreen.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at: C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft-windows-smartscreen_31bf3856ad364e35_10.0.14393.0_none_ead637e236d4e99e