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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This is a file used to compress (pack or unpack) files, similiar to zip files. The compression on this is fairly high for rar files, but zipping files are very comparable and are far more popular. It will not hurt to terminate this if you want. Visit unrar.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 unrar.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
You should use your windows search to find this file on your hard drive, as the location is currently not listed. (Or simply check back later as this site is continually updated).


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

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

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