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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
thotkey.exe is a file which most like was preinstalled on your pc when you first bought your system. The actual disk drive 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 file is from a company called Toshiba, which sells computers and other hardware. This program works with your keyboard hardware to provide function key features. This file is safe and is not considered spyware, virus, or trojan related. Visit thotkey.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 thotkey.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files\Toshiba\Toshiba Applet\thotkey.exe


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

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

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