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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
wanmpsvc.exe is a program file that most likely arrived on your computer when you purchased it, or it may also have been installed by you. The actual disk location is listed below to help you verify this file is not spyware or malware related. Often spyware or viruses use similiar names as the original, so always verify the disk location and folder if you are concerned. This is a critical file for America Online software (AOL). It is called the "wan miniport software" and if you installed aol then you will see this appear in your tasklist. AOL also comes preinstalled on many computers, so it may be in your tasklist even if the computer is new. This is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit wanmpsvc.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 wanmpsvc.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\WINDOWS\wanmpsvc.exe is where you can find this file.


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

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

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