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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
Wmplayer.exe is a file that most likely arrived on your computer preinstalled. The folder location is always shown below so you can verify where the correction location is, as many virus and spyware writers attempt to use similiar names, placing their software programs elsewhere in an attempt to fool you. This wmplayer.exe file is from Microsoft and it is your Windows Media Player. This is used to play videos, audio files, MP3 files, WMA files, etc. The Windows Media Player is not required but is a nice program to have, as almost everyone wishes to play videos and audio files. This file is safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit wmplayer.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 wmplayer.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
You can find wmplayer.exe in your Windows Media Player folder, in your program files directory path.


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

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

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