Is GrooveMonitor.exe safe?
GrooveMonitor.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 GrooveMonitor.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.
GrooveMonitor.exe file information
The process known as GrooveMonitor Utility
belongs to software Microsoft Office Enterprise (version 2007) or Microsoft Office Access Setup or Microsoft Office Access Setup Metadata MUI or Microsoft Office Ultimate (version 2007) or Microsoft Office Shared (version 64-bit Setup, 64-bit) or GrooveMonitor Utility or Microsoft Office Visio (version 2010) or Microsoft Office Shared Setup or Microsoft Office Groove MUI (version 2007) or Microsoft Office Home and Student (version 2007) or Microsoft Office (version 2003 Primary, 2003 Primary Interop, 2003 Proofing) or Microsoft Office Shared Setup Metadata MUI or Microsoft Office Professional or Microsoft Office Home and or Microsoft Office Groove Setup Metadata MUI or Microsoft Office Professional Hybrid (version 2007) or Microsoft Office Groove Setup or Microsoft Office Visio Professional (version 2007)
by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).
Description: GrooveMonitor.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. GrooveMonitor.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 31,072 bytes (31% of all occurrences), 33,648 bytes and 9 more variants.
GrooveMonitor.exe is not a Windows system file. GrooveMonitor.exe is certified by a trustworthy company. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If problems with GrooveMonitor.exe occur, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Microsoft Office Groove 2007 or Microsoft Office Enterprise), turn to the software developer, Microsoft, for advice or check if there is a newer version available.
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If GrooveMonitor.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 68% dangerous. The file size is 33,648 bytes. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. The GrooveMonitor.exe file is digitally signed. The application starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows system file.
If GrooveMonitor.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 68% dangerous. The file size is 31,072 bytes. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. GrooveMonitor.exe is digitally signed. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows core file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as GrooveMonitor.exe. Therefore, you should check the GrooveMonitor.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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