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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
CompatTelRunner.exe is a software program which was most likely on your computer the day you first acquired it. The hard drive folder location for this CompatTelRunner.exe file is also show below, always verify where its located on your hard drive. It is common for malware or virus writers to put a similiar named file in other folders hoping to fool you, so its always best double check the folder location to make sure its the right program task you are viewing. This CompatTelRunner.exe software file which is part of the Windows operating system. Its part of a group of programs known for updating parts of your system. This will not always be runnining in the background, but occasionally will startup so you may see it in your background tasks. This file is considered safe, and is not considered malware, spyware, or virus related software. Visit compattelrunner.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 compattelrunner.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at: C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft-windows-compat-generaltel_31bf3856ad364e35_10.0.14393.0_none_e2df4fb8a4237289\CompatTelRunner.exe

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

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

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