What is listener.exe?
Listener.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 listener.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.
Listener.exe file information
The process known as VaioCare Window Listener Application or Intel Window Listener Application or Camera detection stub belongs to software VaioCare Sample Collector Service or Intel Sample Collector Service or KODAK Share Button App by Sony of America (www.sony.com) or Intel (www.intel.com) or Eastman Kodak Company (www.kodak.com).
Description: Listener.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. listener.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 75,776 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 77,824 bytes and 6 more variants.
The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with listener.exe, you can do the following:
- get help from the software vendor Sony
- completely remove VAIO Care or KODAK Share Button App (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs)
Recommended: Identify listener.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as listener.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the listener.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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