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What is TeamViewer.exe?

TeamViewer.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 TeamViewer.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.

TeamViewer.exe file information

The process known as TeamViewer Remote Control Application belongs to software TeamViewer (version 4, 6, 5, 7) by TeamViewer GmbH (www.teamviewer.com).

Description: TeamViewer.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file TeamViewer.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 9,873,320 bytes (8% of all occurrences), 12,631,904 bytes and 32 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/teamviewer.exe.html 
TeamViewer.exe is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The file is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. TeamViewer.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 24% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall the program TeamViewer 8 or TeamViewer 6, or ask the software vendor for support. Click on TeamViewer 8 or TeamViewer 6 in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it.

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If TeamViewer.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 70% dangerous. The file size is 3,218,216 bytes. It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows system file. TeamViewer.exe is able to record inputs.

If TeamViewer.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 2,709,288 bytes. The program has a visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. The TeamViewer.exe file is digitally signed. The process uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows system file. TeamViewer.exe is able to record inputs.

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

RemoteSupport Applikation
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RemoteDesktop Connection AKA Connect to other computers with a user ID / password
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Remote Support Application
It is a freely available software.. help you in remote access over the Internet to another PC at any place around the globe.
Not a virus
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Summary: Average user rating of TeamViewer.exe: based on 9 votes with 5 user comments.
6 users think TeamViewer.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users think it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous.

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