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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This winampa.exe file was most likely installed by you in the past, as it would not have been preinstalled software on your computer. The exact disk and folder location is also shown below, so you can verify this file is in the right location and is not virus, adware, or spyware related in any way. Writers of spyware and adware will often use similiar or like names, and then place those files in other locations in an attempt to fool you into thinking it is a good file. This comes with part of the free Winamp software, which is one of the best free MP3 and audio or video players out there today. It also burns and rips CDs, and even makes audio CDs from MP3s. Winampa is known as the winamp agent, and it is not considered spyware and is considered safe. Visit winampa.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 winampa.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program will be found at C:\Program Files\Winamp\winampa.exe


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

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

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