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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This wlanext.exe program was most likely already on your computer as preinstalled software when you first purchased your computer. The exact disk location is also shown below, always verify this to make sure your file is not a virus or spyware located elsewhere with a similiar name. This wlanext.exe software is part of Windows and it is known as the Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework. This is used for your wireless internet connection. This wlanext.exe file is safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit wlanext.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 wlanext.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on your disk at C:\Windows\System32\wlanext.exe

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

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

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