Purpose of calculator.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: calculator.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
Calculator.exe is a program which may have arrived on your computer as preinstalled software. The actual program location is also listed below, always verify the folder and location on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or malware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This Calculator.exe program is from Microsoft and its not necessary to always have this running in the background on your computer. You may see this running in the background and in your computer startup and task list. You can terminate this calculator.exe program if you wish, and you can always still run the calculator on your computer at anytime. This calculator.exe file is considered safe and is not spyware, virus, or malware related software.
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What is the calculator.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.WindowsCalculator_10.1512.34020.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe\calculator.exe is the file location where you will find this program. Obviously the folder location numbers may change in the future.