point32.exe - Is point32.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is point32.exe?
Purpose of point32.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: point32.exe

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

Purpose of this file:
Point32.exe is a file that was most likely on your pc since the day your purchased your computer. Make sure the file is not misspelled as spyware writers use similiar spelling on various known spyware modules! Also check the actual disk location listed below, to verify it is in the proper location. Point32.exe is part of the Microsoft system and the name of this file is Microsoft Intellimouse Monitor. This file was also much more common on older systems pre-XP, but is still found today. The main purpose of this file is to add functionality to your system tray icon for accessing this. This program is considered to be safe, and is not considered to be adware, spyware, or malware, etc. Visit point32.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 point32.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
Point32 is located in your windows folder or your windows\system32 folder. It may also be located at C:\Program Files\Microsoft IntelliPoint\point32.exe

  • Is point32.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 point32.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove point32.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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