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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
XboxApp.exe is a program that was most likely on your system the day you bought your computer especially if you bought Windows 10 or later. It may also have been installed by you at sometime on your own. Always verify the actual file location as shown below, as it is important to verify that it is not spyware or virus related by checking to see if it is in the proper disk folder. Sometimes spyware or viruses will name a file very similiar to known file name, hoping to fool you into thinking its a safe file, so always verify the disk location. This XboxApp.exe software arrived on the last Microsoft windows update that I did, and as that name suggests its part of the Xbox software that Microsoft owns. I have suspended this XboxApp.exe file in my tasklist as it runs in the background on your computer, and there are no issues with suspending it in your tasklist. I have also terminated this XboxApp.exe software app in my tasklist without any issues (I do not use the live tiles from twitter on windows, etc). Visit xboxapp.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 xboxapp.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This fie will be found on your hard drive at C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\ path and xboxapp.exe will be in a folder in that path.


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

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

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