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What is IMF.exe?

IMF.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 IMF.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.

IMF.exe file information

The process known as IObit Malware Fighter belongs to software IObit Malware Fighter by IObit (www.iobit.com).

Description: IMF.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. IMF.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 4,474,832 bytes (31% of all occurrences), 4,393,816 bytes and 8 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/imf.exe.html 
The file is a Verisign signed file. It is certified by a trustworthy company. The IMF.exe file is not a Windows core file. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). IMF.exe is able to connect to the Internet, monitor applications, manipulate other programs and record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 13% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with IMF.exe, you can also do the following:
  1) uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ IObit Malware Fighter
  2) look for help on the www.IObit.com’s website
  3) verify that you have installed the latest version.

Recommended: Identify IMF.exe related errors

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

its helpful to remove viruses and its working well
  Thimo   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of IMF.exe: based on 2 votes with 1 user comment.
One user thinks IMF.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless.

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