What is bigfix.exe?
Bigfix.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 bigfix.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.
Bigfix.exe file information
Description: Bigfix.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. bigfix.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - typically C:\Program Files\BigFix\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,742,384 bytes (55% of all occurrences), 2,168,360 bytes and 4 more variants.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Bigfix.exe is not a Windows system file. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. Bigfix.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 13% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case of problems with bigfix.exe, you can also completely remove BigFix (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).
Recommended: Identify bigfix.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "bigfix" is not required to run at start up. BigFix can automatically download and read technical support information provided by computer and software manufacturers and other technical support experts (published in the form of Fixlet® Messages) and can automatically check your computer for bugs, configuration conflicts, and security holes. Should only be started manually as it's a resource hog
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as bigfix.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the bigfix.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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