What is PBN.exe?
PBN.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 PBN.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.
PBN.exe file information
Description: PBN.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file PBN.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 110,592 bytes.
The application has no file description. The program has no visible window. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The PBN.exe file is not a Windows core file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 52% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
The developer Belkin provides an update site and an uninstaller (Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Play Wireless USB Adapter or Belkin USB Wireless Adaptor).
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If PBN.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 64% dangerous. The file size is 307,687 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). PBN.exe is not a Windows core file. PBN.exe is able to monitor applications.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as PBN.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the PBN.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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