How to remove an mswinext error
The free file information forum can help you determine if mswinext.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.
Mswinext.exe file information
Description: mswinext.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 240,992 bytes (37% of all occurrences), 243,544 bytes and 6 more variants.
The program has no visible window. The file has a digital signature. It is not a Windows core file. Program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. mswinext.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 54% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with mswinext.exe, you could also uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Bing Bar or MSN Toolbar or use the software provider's support .
Recommended: Identify mswinext.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as mswinext.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the mswinext.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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