winsys2.exe - Is winsys2.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is winsys2.exe?
Purpose of winsys2.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: winsys2.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
winsys2.exe is a program that may have been installed by you. The exact disk location where it should be stored on your computer is also shown below to verfiy it is not spyware, as many spyware programs use similiar names and just locate them elsewhere on your hard drive. Always check the proper disk location of your programs if you are concerned that they may be spyware or malware. This program can be one of a few things. There is a backdoor trojan that goes by this name, so be on alert if you have this. There is also a module related to "overclocking" technology which uses this same name. Anytime you have a file that is a known trojan or virus name you should be overly cautious. If you have not installed a overclocking software program, then you should take steps to remove the winsys2.exe program. If you installed the overclocking program, its probably in the location listed below. This file will run at startup. Visit winsys2.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 winsys2.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your hard drive at C:\WINDOWS\system32\winsys2.exe


  • Is winsys2.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 winsys2.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove winsys2.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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