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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
spooIsv.exe is a program file which most likely was installed by you at one time or another. The exact disk location is also shown below to verfiy it is not spyware, as many spyware programs use similiar names and just locate them elsewhere on your hard drive. Always check the proper disk location on your hard drive if you are suspicious, as this will help you identify spyware and viruses. This program is known as a trojan or virus, it goes by the name Trojan.SpooISV. It attempts to look just like a SPOOLSV system file, note that this file uses an "i" in the name spooisv.exe in an attempt to fool you, exactly as we stated earlier. Action should be taken to eliminate this virus from your computer. If you are having trouble removing this file, simply boot into safe mode and rename or delete this virus, but as always be sure to run your virus checker. Visit spooisv.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 spooisv.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This will be located at C:\WINNT\System32\spooIsv.exe


  • Is spooisv.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 spooisv.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        Yes.

  • Would you recommend that I remove spooisv.exe?
        Yes, I would remove spooisv.exe if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.

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