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What is adblocker.exe?

Adblocker.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 adblocker.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.

Adblocker.exe file information

The process known as Ad Blocker of Tweak-XP or 3B Ad Blocker Pro or This file blocks the PalTalk Banner Ads and popups belongs to software Tweak-XP Pro (version 4) or PTA Ad Blocker or 3B Ad Blocker Pro by Totalidea Software, Germany, New Zealand (www.totalidea.com) or 3B Software (www.3bsoftware.com) or Totalidea Software GmbH or Fubuki Dezines.

Description: Adblocker.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. adblocker.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 40,960 bytes (84% of all occurrences), 45,056 bytes or 1,138,688 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/adblocker.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows system file. The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 64% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could uninstall the software Tweak-XP Pro 4 or Tweak-XP Pro using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).

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If adblocker.exe is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 14% dangerous. The file size is 78,848 bytes. The program has a visible window. Adblocker.exe is not a Windows core file.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as adblocker.exe. Therefore, you should check the adblocker.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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