What is phoenix.exe?
Phoenix.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 phoenix.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.
Phoenix.exe file information
Description: Phoenix.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. phoenix.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 6,962,815 bytes (36% of all occurrences), 6,639,870 bytes, 6,520,601 bytes or 381,002 bytes.
The program has no visible window. The phoenix.exe file is not a Windows system file. There is no information about the author of the file. Therefore the technical security rating is 65% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Windows Media Player Last or Windows NT Last.
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If phoenix.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 8,161,008 bytes. It is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program has no visible window. Phoenix.exe is not a Windows system file.
If phoenix.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 14% dangerous. The file size is 8,578,951 bytes. The program has a visible window. The file is not a Windows system file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as phoenix.exe. Therefore, you should check the phoenix.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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