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What is GWCares.exe?

GWCares.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 GWCares.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.

GWCares.exe file information

The process known as Protecting your investment belongs to software Gateway Extended Warranty Reminder by BillP Studios (www.winpatrol.com).

Description: GWCares.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. GWCares.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 73,728 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/gwcares.exe.html 
The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows system file. GWCares.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 17% dangerous.
If you run into problems with GWCares.exe, you can also uninstall GWCares from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".

Recommended: Identify GWCares.exe related errors

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