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What is SbieCtrl.exe?

SbieCtrl.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 SbieCtrl.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.

SbieCtrl.exe file information

The process known as Sandboxie Control belongs to software Sandboxie by SANDBOXIE L.T.D (www.sandboxie.com) or tzuk or Sandboxie Holdings.

Description: SbieCtrl.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file SbieCtrl.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 765,200 bytes (9% of all occurrences), 380,416 bytes and 27 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/sbiectrl.exe.html 
The file is not a Windows core file. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. The program has no visible window. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). SbieCtrl.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 33% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify SbieCtrl.exe related errors

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

part of Sandboxie
  me   (further information)
It is SandBoxie Location: C:\Program Files\Sandboxie Size:385 KB
  88power88   (further information)
sbiectrl.exe is part of Sandboxie by Ronen Tzur. Sandboxie runs your programs in an isolated space which prevents them from making permanent changes to other programs and data in your computer.
Programm Sandboxie

Summary: Average user rating of SbieCtrl.exe: based on 5 votes with 4 user comments.
4 users think SbieCtrl.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless.

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