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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
WDFME.exe is a program file that most likely arrived on your computer when you purchased it. 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 part of Western Digital software package and many have reported that its consuming way to much CPU. I would uninstall this product if it was on my machine and consuming so much CPU. Many have reported also this problem has gone on a long time without getting fixed, and reported huge slowdows on their computer due to it. This is not spyware or virus related but I personally wouldn't run any software on my computer that is reacting this way. Visit wdfme.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 wdfme.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
Check the western digital path c:\program files\western digital to find the location of wdfme.exe.


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

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

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