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What is DataSafeOnline.exe?

DataSafeOnline.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 DataSafeOnline.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.

DataSafeOnline.exe file information

The process known as DataSafeOnline belongs to software Dell DataSafe Online by Dell (www.dell.com).

Description: DataSafeOnline.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file DataSafeOnline.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,779,952 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 1,745,648 bytes or 1,807,680 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/datasafeonline.exe.html 
The DataSafeOnline.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The DataSafeOnline.exe file is digitally signed. DataSafeOnline.exe is not a Windows core file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 14% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with DataSafeOnline.exe, you can also uninstall Dell DataSafe Online from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs" or contact www.dell.com to assist you.

Recommended: Identify DataSafeOnline.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as DataSafeOnline.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the DataSafeOnline.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.


User Comments

I know that it comes every time i startup my computer and takes a fair bit of memory. I don't save my data online so I see no use for it.
  I'd rather not say my name  

Summary: Average user rating of DataSafeOnline.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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