How to remove an IAM error
The free file information forum can help you determine if IAM.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.
IAM.exe file information
Description: The file IAM.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,113,696 bytes (25% of all occurrences), 1,940,544 bytes, 1,557,584 bytes or 1,579,088 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. It is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. IAM.exe is not a Windows core file. IAM.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 19% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You have the option to uninstall CallWave or CallWave Internet Answering from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
Recommended: Identify IAM.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "Internet Answering Machine" can run at start up. From Callwave - offers a free utility to monitor your incoming phonecalls if you only have a single telephone line for internet access
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as IAM.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the IAM.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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