What Is bthprops.cpl? Is It A Trojan Virus Or Malware?

File name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similar spelling of system processes or other common tasks. bthprops.cpl,

File type:

Misc file type – Not an exe or dll file, but still could be an executable if it is an activex file, script, etc.

What is it?

This bthprops.cpl software was most likely pre-installed on your computer, so it may have been on your computer since the day you first purchased it. I have listed the actual disk location below so you can verify the file is not spyware or adware related, as often spyware writers use similar names and try to make you think the spyware files are something else. The purpose of this bthprops.cpl program is to run as a control panel applet. It is a bluetooth program from Microsoft and handles various control panel functionality with your bluetooth devices. This is not spyware, adware or virus related. Visit bthprops.cpl, 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 bthprops.cpl, location, where is it stored on my computer?

This program will show in your registry startup as rundll32.exe bthprops.cpl,,BluetoothAuthenticationAgent , and the file will be found in your Windows or system32 folders.

Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many viruses, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, check to see if you see similar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your “task manager”, and then click the “processes” tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, bthprops.cpl, may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similar to a system file. Make sure to always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. bthprops.cpl, can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

Is bthprops.cpl, spyware?


Is this considered adware or popup related?


Is this considered a virus or trojan?


Would you recommend that I remove bthprops.cpl,?

No, we would not remove this file.