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What is AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe?

AppleMobileDeviceHelper.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 AppleMobileDeviceHelper.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.

AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe file information

The process known as MobileDeviceHelper or Apple Mobile Device Support belongs to software Apple Mobile Device Support or Pirates Buster for by Apple (www.apple.com) or Apple Computer (www.apple.com).

Description: AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 141,048 bytes (43% of all occurrences), 37,664 bytes and 9 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/applemobiledevicehelper.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. It is a Verisign signed file. AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe is digitally signed. The file is not a Windows system file. The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 15% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
It is possible to ask for help from Support, search for an update on the vendor’s website or uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Apple Mobile Device Support or Pirates Buster for).

Recommended: Identify AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the AppleMobileDeviceHelper.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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Summary: Average user rating of AppleMobileDeviceHelper.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
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