What is adb.exe?
Adb.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if adb.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
Adb.exe file information
The process known as HTC Sync or HTC Sync Manager
belongs to software Android SDK Tools or HTC Sync or Adobe InDesign (version CS6, CS5) or MyPhoneExplorer or ManageMyMobile or AppInventor Setup or iDisplay
by HTC (www.htc.com) or Nero AG (nero.com).
Description: Adb.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. adb.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 410,942 bytes (17% of all occurrences), 162,816 bytes and 15 more variants.
The adb.exe file is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program has no visible window. The adb.exe file is not a Windows system file. Adb.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 56% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with adb.exe, you can also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > MyPhoneExplorer or HTC Sync) or ask the www.fjsoft.at 's Customer Service for advice.
Recommended: Identify adb.exe related errors
If adb.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 25% dangerous. The file size is 417,024 bytes. There is no file information. The program is not visible. The adb.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows core file.
If adb.exe is located in the Windows Temp folder, the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 410,942 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 815,104 bytes. There is no description of the program. The program is not visible. It is not a Windows core file. Adb.exe is able to monitor applications.
If adb.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 60% dangerous. The file size is 2,543,968 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 162,816 bytes.
If adb.exe is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 74% dangerous. The file size is 2,258,137 bytes.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as adb.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the adb.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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