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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
WLIDSVC.EXE is a program which could have been installed by you, or may have even arrived on your PC the day you purchased it as this may have been preinstalled software. The actual hard drive location is also listed below for you, always check and verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware, virus, or adware simply placed elsewhere on your PC, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This WLIDSVC.EXE file is a file from Microsoft and its part of their Windows Live ID service. This is not considered malware or spyware and is considered a safe file. Visit wlidsvc.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 wlidsvc.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The file location will be found on your hard drive at C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WLIDSVC.EXE

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

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

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