How to remove an fservice error
The free file information forum can help you determine if fservice.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Fservice.exe file information
Description: fservice.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 350,764 bytes (43% of all occurrences), 2,160,128 bytes and 27 more variants.
The program has a visible window. The application has no file description. Program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell). Fservice.exe is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 44% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If fservice.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 42% dangerous. The file size is 53,248 bytes. The program has no visible window. Fservice.exe is not a Windows core file.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as fservice.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the fservice.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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