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What is PhoneTray.exe?

PhoneTray.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 PhoneTray.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.

PhoneTray.exe file information

The process known as PhoneTray Dialup or PhoneTray Free belongs to software PhoneTray Dialup or PhoneTray Free by Traysoft.

Description: PhoneTray.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file PhoneTray.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 849,920 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 850,432 bytes or 441,328 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/phonetray.exe.html 
PhoneTray.exe is not a Windows system file. There is no information about the author of the file. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 57% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with PhoneTray.exe, you can uninstall the software PhoneTray Dialup or PhoneTray Free using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).

Recommended: Identify PhoneTray.exe related errors

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

It monitors your phone line for incoming calls. It then displays the Call Diplay information and logs it for you. I have never had any problems with this utility.
  Sean A. Turvey U.E.   (further information)
Phone Tray dialup manager. For managing incoming calls.
  James Briggs   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of PhoneTray.exe: based on 2 votes with 2 user comments.
2 users think PhoneTray.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

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