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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
bittorrent.exe is a program that normally would have been installed by you or with some other application. Be sure to check the disk location shown below to verify this, as most spyware and virus writers often name files similiar names in an attempt to fool you. This file is part of the bittorrent peer to peer file sharing software. The purpose of this file is to share files with others, actually segments of files. This program is not considered to be spyware, virus, or adware related. Be aware that downloading viruses or spyware with bitorrent can cause harm, this software isn't the harm but what you download can be, so that part is up to you. Note also there are some bittorent virus software floating around, but that usually installs into your windows or system32 folder. Visit bittorrent.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 bittorrent.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The actual disk location of this program is: "C:\Program Files\BitTorrent\bittorrent.exe"

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

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

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