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What is fsui.exe?

Fsui.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 fsui.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.

Fsui.exe file information

The process known as Family Safety Client or Windows Live Family Safety Filter belongs to software Windows Live Essentials or Windows Live Family Safety or Family Safety Client by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: Fsui.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file fsui.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 454,000 bytes (63% of all occurrences), 647,520 bytes or 453,984 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/fsui.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. It is certified by a trustworthy company. The application is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. The application can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Fsui.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 37% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If any problems with fsui.exe occur, you can also completely remove Windows Live Essentials or Windows Live Family Safety (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).

Recommended: Identify fsui.exe related errors

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

fsui.exe is part of Microsoft's Windows Live Family Safety. Family Safety is a parental controls application that you can use to monitor Windows Live program and Internet Explorer activity.
  Paul   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of fsui.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks it's probably harmless.

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