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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
EgisUpdate.exe is a file which may have been installed on your system by you or installed with another program or package as preinstalled software on your computer. The actual hard drive location and folder is also listed below for you, as you can always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware, adware, or virus related. Sometimes the spyware or virus writers simply place a similiar or same named file elsewhere on your computer hoping to fool you into thinking the bad software is a good software module instead. This EgisUpdate.exe file is from Egis Technologies in Taiwan and its call the EgistTec IP application and its part of mywinlocker. You can uninstall mywinlocker if you aren't using it. You will also notice a program called shredder. It comes preinstalled on Windows 7, not sure why all this stuff ends up preinstalled, I had to spend an hour uninstalling stuff when I first got a new computer. Visit egisupdate.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 egisupdate.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your computer at C:\Program Files\EgisTec IP\EgisUpdate.exe

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

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

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