What is spooler.exe?
Spooler.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 spooler.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.
Spooler.exe file information
The process known as Spool Mail Sender or WinLog Daemon Service belongs to software Winlog or eScan Internet Security for or eScan Corporate for Windows by MicroWorld Technologies (www.escanav.com) or Daemon (www.daemon-tools.cc).
Description: Spooler.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. spooler.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 25,088 bytes (30% of all occurrences), 19,968 bytes and 5 more variants.
The program is not visible. The spooler.exe file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 37% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you want to remove the program completely, go to Control Panel ⇒ Software ⇒ eScan Professional for Windows or eScan Internet Security for.
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If spooler.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 86% dangerous. The file size is 6,144 bytes. There is no file information. The program is not visible. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Spooler.exe is not a Windows system file. The software uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet.
If spooler.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 53% dangerous. The file size is 151,198 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 3,415,040 bytes or 151,206 bytes. The file is not a Windows core file. The application has no file description. The spooler.exe file is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Spooler.exe is able to hide itself.
If spooler.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 95% dangerous. The file size is 1,201,152 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 20,480 bytes.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as spooler.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder, for example DeepScan:Generic.ServU.87F6D7FB (detected by BitDefender), and DeepScan:Generic.ServU.87F6D7FB (detected by F-Secure). Therefore, you should check the spooler.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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